SciBar – 18th July – 500 years of mental health at work: from mercury to mindfulness

Workplace stress feels like a symptom of modern life. However, the impact of mental ill health at work has surfaced in many forms over the years. Learn the truth behind the ‘Mad Hatter’, the ‘writer’s cramp’ and the value of a good night’s sleep. It’s time to dispel the myths about working with a mental condition, and talk about how improve resilience to stress.

Dr Jenny Leeser has worked in occupational health for over 30 years. During this time she has worked in many industries from pharmaceutical to transport, and now focuses on wellness and mental wellbeing at work.