Men In Black Ball
In his capacity as President of MAN-Healthier directions for males Dean had the opportunity to give a short speech at the Men in Black fundraising ball for awareness of men's health issues, especially mental health.
Men's health and wellbeing presentation.
Men's Health and wellbeing Presentation.
"Men's Business is Men's Health"
Men suffer longer and die earlier than women by 5 years on average. Physical health, mental health and relationship health are often ignored. This presentation will enlighten, inform and inspire you. You will go away with: immediate steps you can take to live longer and happier.
Men's health panel.
Men in regional Western Australia are at greater risk of health issues than their metro counterparts.
The panel brought insight and experience, both personally and professionally, to often difficult to talk about health concerns. Main points covered in the panel was:
Metro vs Rural experience
The ‘Bro-code’ & Mateship
Barriers to accessing health and well-being support
Signs to look for with someone experiencing depression and/or anxiety
How to ask your mate ‘are you ok?’
Role of women in men’s health
Alcohol, other drugs & mental health
Community health and well-being strategies.