Mental Health in Business (MHIB)

Our organisational aims are to improve mental health and reduce the number of people who die by suicide.

Our team have many years experience in the mental health and wellbeing fields. From qualified mental health first aid trainers, suicide first aid and intervention trainers, and clarity™ certified coaches to Samaritan listeners, we have one thing in common – we care about people and we’re good at what we do.

We provide training in Mental Health First Aid, Youth Mental Health First Aid, Suicide First Aid and Intervention, Understanding Suicide Intervention in Children and Young People. We also deliver a suite of webinars, seminars and workshops on a wide range of mental health related topics.

Our CEO and founder, Claire Russell is a professional speaker (and member of the Professional Speaker Association); and delivers keynotes on a wide range of topics from business leadership and strategy, to more personal inspirational and motivational talks drawn from her lived experiences.

How does your organisation contribute to preventing suicide and supporting those affected by it?

We provide suicide awareness, suicide first aid, and suicide intervention training.

Our CEO, Claire, volunteers with Suicide Prevention Charities (formerly Samaritans and now PAPYRUS). Claire also delivers keynotes on Suicide Awareness, Suicide Prevention and other related Mental Health topics

What are your current priorities?

Our top priorities are to educate people about mental health and suicide, in order to improve mental health and reduce the number of people who die by suicide.

What challenges are you currently facing?

Our biggest challenge is the need for more people/resource in order that we can reach as many people as possible.