Media & Speeches

Why Mental Health Matters to Business: Presentation by Jennifer Westacott

Business Council of Australia Chief Executive Jennifer Westacott delivered this presentation a workshop led by the BCA, Diversity Council of Australia and beyondblue in Melbourne on 14 April 2015.

Ms Westacott discusses the important role businesses play in tackling mental health, the Mentally Healthy Workplace Alliance and how PwC research shows that having a mentally healthy workplace can lead to significant savings across the economy and a return on investment from mental health initiatives of $2.30 for every $1 spent.