We recognise that our members can work in stressful environments and sometimes face challenging situations. We aim to connect our members to the resources and information they may need to maintain good mental health, and to help them better manage challenging times and situations with their clients.
Chartered Accountants Advisory Group (CAAG) provides counselling and support for CAs facing ethical dilemmas or weighing career decisions. Guidance offered to members is free and confidential.
Black Dog Institute
The Black Dog Institute is a research institute that aims to reduce the incidence of mental illness and the stigma around it, to actively reduce suicide rates and empower everyone to live the most mentally healthy lives possible.
Lifeline is a national charity providing all Australians experiencing a personal crisis with access to 24-hour crisis support and suicide prevention services. It is committed to empowering Australians to be suicide-safe through connection, compassion and hope.
Access crisis support chat or call 13 11 14
Head to Health
Head to Health helps you find the information, online mental health resources, and services that most suit your needs. Whether you want to improve your overall sense of wellbeing, or help with something that is concerning you, or you are helping someone you care about.
Heads Up is an initiative of beyondblue and the Mentally Healthy Workplace Alliance to help Australian businesses become happier, healthier and more productive places to work.
Mental Health First Aid Australia
Mental Health First Aid Australia is a national not-for-profit organisation focused on providing high quality, evidence-based mental health first aid education to everyone.
Mental Health First Aid Guide for Chartered Accountants
While most of us know how to recognise and get help for a medical emergency like a heart attack or an accident in the workplace, spotting a mental health problem and knowing what to do next can be more challenging.
The downloadable Mental Health First Aid Guide for Chartered Accountants, created by Mental Health First Aid Australia, guides you on how to help a colleague or client who’s showing signs of developing a mental health problem or is in crisis.