Journal article

A cluster RCT to improve workplace mental health in a policing context: Findings of a mixed-methods implementation evaluation

Anthony D LaMontagne, Angela J Martin, Kathryn M Page, Alicia Papas, Nicola J Reavley, Andrew J Noblet, Allison J Milner, Tessa Keegel, Amanda Allisey, Katrina Witt, Peter M Smith

American Journal of Industrial Medicine | WILEY | Published : 2020


BACKGROUND: We conducted a cluster randomized trial of a workplace mental health intervention in an Australian police department. The intervention was co-designed and co-implemented with the police department. Intervention elements included tailored mental health literacy training for all members of participating police stations, and a leadership development and coaching program for station leaders. This study presents the results of a mixed-methods implementation evaluation of the trial. METHODS: Descriptive quantitative analyses characterized the extent of participation in intervention activities, complemented by a qualitative descriptive analysis of transcripts of 60 semistructured interv..

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Awarded by Australian National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)

Funding Acknowledgements

Australian National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Partnership Project Grant, Grant/Award Number: NHMRC grant number 1055333