At Life Resolutions, we’re passionate about offering support to all, regardless of background, gender, age, or ability. Today, Life Resolutions Director Jodie Brenton shares some stats on men’s mental health in Australia.
Life Resolutions Jodie Brenton’s Mental Health Stats:
FACT: Up to 25% of men experience a diagnosed mental health disorder in their lifetime (Ten to Men: the Australian Longitudinal Study of Male Health)
FACT: One in ten dads will experience postnatal depression.
(Prenatal and Postpartum Depression in Fathers)
FACT: Loneliness and isolation are major risk factors for depression in men.
(Ten to Men: the Australian Longitudinal Study of Male Health)
FACT: Although many men don’t reach out – many do! Talking to a psychologist is an important indicator for good mental health and wellbeing!
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These facts are part of why it is so important to take care ourselves and our loved ones, especially during difficult times. Jodie Brenton and the Life Resolutions team want you to know that supportive, compassionate counselling is available, both in person and over the phone.