Siobhan Doherty
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Aware Defeat Depression: Charity aims to help end stigma in the workplace

Employers in Northern Ireland are being encouraged to have a greater understanding of mental health issues.

A charity, which works exclusively for those with depression, says while it is becoming less stigmatised there are still barriers which make it less acceptable as a physical illness.

Aware Defeat Depression's chief executive, Siobhan Doherty speaks to BBC News NI Health Correspondent Marie-Louise Connolly.

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