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Mental Health Whitepaper: what is the leadership call to action?

Disclosure of a mental health condition remains very low in most workplaces4. A psychologically safe culture that promotes mental health must first be championed by leaders. This includes Boards as well as Executives. It can no longer be the responsibility of the Human Resources team alone. Strong governance, risk management and investment is crucial particularly in the face of an event such as the current pandemic when increased vigilance must to be sustained.