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Mentally healthy workplaces

A mentally healthy workplace is good for business productivity and employee health and wellbeing.

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A is a one where:

  • mental health is everyone’s responsibility
  • systems, policies and procedures are integrated, address mental health specifically and are embedded across the organisation
  • interventions are tailored to each work group
  • continuous evaluation and improvement is visible.

Free online programs

The NSW Government is helping to create mentally healthy workplaces by offering non-government businesses with fewer than 200 employees access to free programs.

Find out more about the benefits of a .

Training for individuals’ mental health at work

A change in behaviour in yourself or a colleague, could be a sign support is needed. Learn how to understand and support someone struggling with their mental health or reach out for support yourself. This training is for all individuals such as workers and sole traders.

Your Mental Health at Work Interactive online Workshop

This 2-hour workshop, delivered live via Zoom by a clinical psychologist, is designed for all individuals including sole traders, employees, tradespeople, apprentices and volunteers.

Dự đoán xổ sốThe workshop will help you:

  • Understand the prevalence of mental ill-health and its impact.
  • Recognise changes in behaviour and identify the warning signs of mental ill-health.
  • Have effective conversations around stress, health, and wellbeing.
  • Implement wellbeing strategies into your personal and work life.

Your Mental Health at Work online module

Dự đoán xổ sốThis 45-minute self-paced online training module developed by Black Dog Institute and designed for all individuals will help you:

  • identify warning signs of mental ill-health
  • understand what support is available
  • learn techniques to improve wellbeing.

Available to complete at a time and pace to suit you.

Training for managing mental wellbeing in your team 

Whether you’re a small business owner, senior leader, middle manager or team leader, find out how you can help make yours a mentally healthy workplace.

Managing for Team Wellbeing online module

This 60-minute self-paced online training module developed by Black Dog Institute provides

  • information on identifying warning signs of mental ill-health
  • techniques to improve wellbeing
  • skills to support your team

Available to complete at a time and pace to suit you.

Managing for Team Wellbeing online interactive workshop

3-hour workshop, delivered by a clinical psychologist from Black Dog Institute via Zoom to help you:

  • identify the signs of mental ill-health among your staff
  • take effective action to support them and your business, with an opportunity to discuss current issues you may be facing

The workshop is designed for managers, supervisors, people leaders and executive leaders. The workshop can be scheduled at a time that suits your business for up to 25 people leaders for each session.


Bullying and violence

Bullying and violence in the workplace includes verbal and physical behaviours that can lead to psychological and physical injuries. To be safe at work read SafeWork NSW information on and .

Last updated: 9 December 2020


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