It’s time we asked: ‘R U OK?’

We Aussies pride ourselves on our strong work ethic and ‘she’ll be right’ attitude. But research by Beyond Blue shows that our national bravado could be bringing us down — and holding us back. As many as one in five Australian workers will suffer from a mental illness or severe mood disorder in their lifetimes, impacting not only their relationships at home but their productivity in their place of work.