This is the 3rd and final instalment in our infographic series on suicide prevention for The Mental Health Recovery Institute. These are the following 9 factors that research has shown reduces the risk of suicide in vulnerable people. These infographics have been posted on MHRI’s social media channels with a short text description and link to download a free guide … Read More
These 2 posts are the first in a series of 9 to be delivered weekly over Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter & Google+ promoting the MHRI’s upcoming public Mental Health Essentials course. MHE is only run twice a year for the public, with the rest of the time being customised and run in house for corporate clients. The concept with this campaign … Read More
Pedro Diaz, CEO of the MHRI, came up with what I think is a brilliant analogy about workplace mental health, and one that sticks in my mind. You might recall that miners used to carry a canary down into the coal mines to work. Being more sensitive, the canary could alert the miners to poisonous and flammable gases that the … Read More
This is the second infographic instalment in our campaign promoting MHRI’s new Suicide Prevention Skills online course. This one deals with the top 5 myths around suicide. This was posted to MHRI’s social media pages including LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and Google+ with a link to download the ‘The 13 Suicide Warning Signs – a Guide for Managers’ ebook.
Until recently, MHRI’s content has been very niched to workplace mental health recovery, and that’s delivered strong sales results and brand awareness. The focus with content marketing this year will be to broaden the topics to leadership tips and skills that prevent mental health issues in the workplace (or prevent them from being aggravated). It give us a more fertile … Read More
In 8 out of 10 suicides, there will have been definite warning signs displayed by the person, but the problem is they’re given in a kind of code. To explain the most common warning signs to a leader or HR professional, we put together a guide called The 13 Suicide Warning Signs – A Guide for Managers. This is a … Read More
Very pleased to be helping The Mental Health Recovery Institute launch their new online Suicide Prevention Skills course. We designed this guide to address a real fear/concern that leaders and HR professionals have – and that is how to minimise the risk (and ideally prevent) workplace suicide. First step is to explain what behaviour to look for (in 8 out … Read More
While we don’t know exactly how many suicides are work-related, one Australian study found that 17% of suicides in Victoria from 2000–2007 were work-related. Our objective is to raise managers’ awareness of suicide risk among their teams and educate them on how to intervene early. This is the first in a series of 3 infographics we designed for The Mental … Read More