Workers with Mental Illness: a Practical Guide for Managers 2010
Australian Human Rights Commission
With one in five Australian adults experiencing a mental illness every year, this publication will assist you find the best way to maximise productivity while reducing the incidence of illness in your workplace. As a manager or employer, Workers with Mental Illness: a Practical Guide for Managers provides you with information on how to appropriately
support workers with mental illness. It also provides you with information about how to develop and promote a safe and healthy work environment for all workers. As well as supporting your workforce, this guide will help you to
understand your obligations under occupational health and safety (OHS) and disability discrimination legislation and to understand mental illness and how to talk about mental illness.