Sunday, 5 February 2017
Alternatives to - Are you OK?
In Australia a national mental-health campaign like Are You OK Day is well known, well supported and well intended. But is a perfectly simple question such as, "Are you OK?" was easily side-stepped by a quick and easy lie, "Yes, I'm fine." What are the alternative strategies we could try if we are concerned about the wellbeing of someone we know?
This blog is intended to be a record of the anonymous contributions of workshop participants in the hope that their wisdom and experience which they have so generously shared here may benefit others dealing with similar life (and death) experiences.