18
Jul
2021

A blog on the blues (Winter and pandemic)!

Recently (pre-lockdown) I went away for a few days of writing in Clare, SA. It was cold and wet, so I spent the majority of my time indoors, rugged up and within close proximity to the heater....

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1
May
2021

Dealing with loneliness

Loneliness is common, distressing and bad for our health. It seems rates are rising in our community, and with the impact of the pandemic. The topic of loneliness comes up with radio work that I...

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1
Jan
2021

New Year’s Day, 2021

It is New Year’s Day and I found myself being interviewed twice on the radio, once talking about coping with New Year after 2020, and the second time talking about ‘The Changing Man A mental health...

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11
Nov
2020

Time for Change in relation to Men’s Mental Health issues

Men have been suffering in silence about their mental health for too long. Suicide rates in men are three times higher than for women, and several thousand men die by suicide each year in Australia....

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6
Sep
2020

What a year – 2020!

When 2020 was around the corner, I thought that it sounded like a great year. I love even numbers, and the metaphor of ‘2020 vision’ seemed obvious! But then we began the year with the...

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