Counting on U Research Program

Update on Research Activities

The Counting on U research program consisted of two phases: training delivery and data collection. Training delivery commenced in February 2021 to November 2022, delivered to over 3000 participants and consisting of a client relationship building module, Standard Mental Health First Aid® for Finance Professionals course, and two booster sessions. Longitudinal data collection via surveys and interviews commenced in February 2021 and ended in September 2023.

We are no longer taking participants for the research program. If you’re interested in registering for training, please click here.

Research Findings to Date

Over the course of two years, we tracked the efficacy of the program’s content whilst also evaluating program delivery.


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Training sessions delivered to over 3000 participants in 2021-2022


1:1 coaching sessions delivered over late 2022 and early 2023

In our analyses of pre and post-training outcomes, participants reported promising results:

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Further research findings will be released in late 2023/early 2024 at the conclusion of our longitudinal data collection.