Mental health impacts: workplace and workforce

Mental health impacts: workplace and workforce

Jun 11
The National Mental Health Commission research investigates Australia’s mental health and suicide prevention systems. Commissioner and Chair Lucinda Brogden will discuss their findings and the implications for workplaces, workforces.  


Lucinda Brogden, Chair and Commissioner, National Mental Health Commission

Event overview

Australian mental health and suicide trends are concerning. Reform in mental health programs, services and funding have long been proposed. The economic and social benefit from investing in promotion, prevention and early intervention can be considerable. Lucinda will discuss the Commission's latest work and the best practice they are seeing in workplaces across the country.

This briefing is by invitation only to CEDA Trustees. Trustees are senior leaders nominated by CEDA member organisations. At CEDA boardroom briefings Trustees hear from an informed, expert guest speaker in a private, small group setting. Invitations to boardroom briefings are a valued benefit of CEDA membership. Chatham House Rule applies.

Meet the speaker

Lucinda Brogden
Chair and Commissioner, National Mental Health Commission

In her work Lucinda Brogden combines experience from 25 years’ in senior commercial roles with Macquarie Group and Ernst & Young and more than 10 years in organisational psychology. Focusing on Mental Health and Wellbeing in the workplace and the community she takes an evidence-based approach to problem solving and social investment. Lucinda served on the Commission alongside foundation Chair Allan Fels and was then appointed Chair in 2017.

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