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Challenging the mainstream, negative stereotypes of people with a mental illness ths program actively engages those living with a mental illness as researchers, interviewers, performers and program designers while promoting community mental health awareness.

Latest Episodes

Ingrid's Lived Experience: Sexual Assault

Tonight on Brainwaves we’ll be talking to Ingrid.Ingrid was admitted as a lawyer in 1999 and has predominantly practised in family law, child protection, intervention orders and royal commissions including family violence and institutional child sexual abuse. In 2016 Ingrid attended the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse in Rome to hear the evidence of (and cross examine) George Pell. Ingrid has kindly offered to come onto our show today to talk about her views on how victims of sexual abuse are treated in the legal system as a lawyer and as victim of abuse herself and the mental health impacts and supports available to survivors. A content warning about todays show we will be discussing child sexual abuse, if you feel that this content may be distressing please tune out now, and should you need support after listening to the show today please know you can contact Lifeline on 131114 or the Sexual Assault Crisis Line on 1800 806 292. If you would like more information about Ingrid's books you can find them here:Doli Incapax - Cleopatra JonesNolle Prosequi - Ingrid IrwinIf you have any questions for Ingrid she would be more than happy to answer them. Please email Ingrid at ingrid.irwin@hotmail.com or call her directly on 0401 349 989

--1 w ago
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Ingrid's Lived Experience: Sexual Assault

Mental Health Week 2020 - Happy 10th Birthday Brainwaves

This week to celebrate Mental Health week and Brainwaves 10th birthday wehave a 1 hour special where wechat with a few of the members of our team about their time as part of the Brainwaves show, some of their favourite memories and why Brainwaves is so important to them.

--2 w ago
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Mental Health Week 2020 - Happy 10th Birthday Brainwaves

Dr Benjamin Habib - Lived experience with anxiety FULL INTERVIEW

This week on Brainwaves we talk to Dr Benjamin Habib about the panic attack he had on live TV on the ABC News Breakfast show in 2016, how this experienced changed him, what he has learnt about himself and what has helped him to understand more about anxiety and mental health. This aired as2 part series but here you can listen to the whole interview.For more information on Dr Benjamin Habib:https://drbenjaminhabib.com/anxiety-and-mental-health/Blog: https://drbenjaminhabib.com/Twitter: https://twitter.com/DrBenjaminHabibWebsite: https://scholars.latrobe.edu.au/display/bhabib

--SEP 30
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Dr Benjamin Habib - Lived experience with anxiety FULL INTERVIEW

Elle Morrison - Traumatic Brain Injury

Our guest today is provisional Psychologist Elle Morrison who will be talking to us about traumatic brain injury and mental health outcomes.For further information on the studies Elle has talked about during the show:Murdoch Children's Research Institute (MCRI) is the largest child health research institute in Australia and their research is broadly done acrossthree areas: in the lab to investigate why disease occurs, clinical research working beside doctors and nurses to influence diagnosis and treatment, and, broad community studies to understand how disease impacts children in the wider community.The Brain and Mind team (https://www.mcri.edu.au/brainandmind) is part of the Clinical Sciences research theme group of MCRI. The research has a focus on brain injuryexperiences and outcomes in children and adolescents,both clinically with patients in the hospital, as well as those within the community.The projects mentioned in the BW program,Adolescent mental health outcomes post brain injury and the AMAT-C intervention study, are two examples of the current research and are both led by A-Prof Cathy Catroppa. For more information on these and other studies please visit the website on https://www.mcri.edu.au/research/projects/traumatic-brain-injury/current-studies and for further details or to get involved contact directly via the following details:Traumatic Brain Injury projectMurdoch Childrens Research InstituteThe Royal Children's Hospital, Flemington RoadParkville VIC 3052AustraliaEmail: abi.research@mcri.edu.au / cathy.catroppa@mcri.edu.au

--SEP 16
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Elle Morrison - Traumatic Brain Injury

Flic Manning: Lived Experience with Chronic Pain & Mental Illness

On today's show we talk toFlic Manning. She is a CEO, Author, Speaker, Former Professional Dancer and Choreographer, Neuroplastician (pronounced New-row-plast-ish-an), Wellness Coach and Ambassador for both Mental Health Foundation of Australia and Crohns & Colitis Australia. But today she is here to share her personal lived experience with mental Illnesses and how invisible illness and chronic health issues have shaped her life and the work she now does.To find out more about Flic or to contact her click HERE

--SEP 2
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Flic Manning: Lived Experience with Chronic Pain & Mental Illness

Vincent Tivoli - Grief in Society - Zerubbabel Bo and The Day the World Stopped Crying

Tonight on Brainwaves we talk to Author Vincent Tivoli about grief in society and his artistic works, the podcast Zerubbabel Bo and The Day the World Stopped Crying. You can find more about the podcast HERE

--AUG 26
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Vincent Tivoli - Grief in Society - Zerubbabel Bo and The Day the World Stopped Crying

Paul Graham - Self Care

Tonight on Brainwaves we talk to Paul Graham about self care. Paul is a psychologist in the final stages of his university training. He has worked in mental health for several years and is very passionate about helping all people get access to the mental health support they need. Paul also works for the VIctorian University Psychology Clinic, which is a great low cost option for psychological support.You can find out more about the Victorian University Psychology Clinic HERE

--AUG 12
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Paul Graham - Self Care

Pamela Trotman - Triumphing Over Trauma: Journeys Beyond Woundedness

Tonight on Brainwaves we will be speaking with Pamela Trotman. Pamela is a trauma survivor herself, and her career in social work spans over 50 years. During this time Pamela has worked extensively with other survivor groups such as family violence, sexual abuse victims, refugees and the Stolen Generations. Pamela is coming on the show today to talk about her new book - Triumphing over Trauma: Journeys Beyond WoundednessYou can find more out about the book HERE

--JUN 17
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Pamela Trotman - Triumphing Over Trauma: Journeys Beyond Woundedness

Christina's lived experience during lockdown

Tonight on Brainwaves we talked to Christina about her lived experience with mental illness and how the pandemic has affected her mental health.

--MAY 27
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Christina's lived experience during lockdown

Author Dr Paul Fearne - 'Baudelaire and the Great Beyond'

Tonight on Brainwaves we will be talking to Dr Paul Fearne about his new book 'Baudelaire and the Great Beyond'. Paul is a writer, poet and philosopher who has lived with schizophrenia since 1998. Paul has been on the show 3 times now, and is also a past Brainwaves team member.You can find Paul on Twitter HERE

--APR 22
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Author Dr Paul Fearne - 'Baudelaire and the Great Beyond'

Latest Episodes

Ingrid's Lived Experience: Sexual Assault

Tonight on Brainwaves we’ll be talking to Ingrid.Ingrid was admitted as a lawyer in 1999 and has predominantly practised in family law, child protection, intervention orders and royal commissions including family violence and institutional child sexual abuse. In 2016 Ingrid attended the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse in Rome to hear the evidence of (and cross examine) George Pell. Ingrid has kindly offered to come onto our show today to talk about her views on how victims of sexual abuse are treated in the legal system as a lawyer and as victim of abuse herself and the mental health impacts and supports available to survivors. A content warning about todays show we will be discussing child sexual abuse, if you feel that this content may be distressing please tune out now, and should you need support after listening to the show today please know you can contact Lifeline on 131114 or the Sexual Assault Crisis Line on 1800 806 292. If you would like more information about Ingrid's books you can find them here:Doli Incapax - Cleopatra JonesNolle Prosequi - Ingrid IrwinIf you have any questions for Ingrid she would be more than happy to answer them. Please email Ingrid at ingrid.irwin@hotmail.com or call her directly on 0401 349 989

--1 w ago
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Ingrid's Lived Experience: Sexual Assault

Mental Health Week 2020 - Happy 10th Birthday Brainwaves

This week to celebrate Mental Health week and Brainwaves 10th birthday wehave a 1 hour special where wechat with a few of the members of our team about their time as part of the Brainwaves show, some of their favourite memories and why Brainwaves is so important to them.

--2 w ago
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Mental Health Week 2020 - Happy 10th Birthday Brainwaves

Dr Benjamin Habib - Lived experience with anxiety FULL INTERVIEW

This week on Brainwaves we talk to Dr Benjamin Habib about the panic attack he had on live TV on the ABC News Breakfast show in 2016, how this experienced changed him, what he has learnt about himself and what has helped him to understand more about anxiety and mental health. This aired as2 part series but here you can listen to the whole interview.For more information on Dr Benjamin Habib:https://drbenjaminhabib.com/anxiety-and-mental-health/Blog: https://drbenjaminhabib.com/Twitter: https://twitter.com/DrBenjaminHabibWebsite: https://scholars.latrobe.edu.au/display/bhabib

--SEP 30
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Dr Benjamin Habib - Lived experience with anxiety FULL INTERVIEW

Elle Morrison - Traumatic Brain Injury

Our guest today is provisional Psychologist Elle Morrison who will be talking to us about traumatic brain injury and mental health outcomes.For further information on the studies Elle has talked about during the show:Murdoch Children's Research Institute (MCRI) is the largest child health research institute in Australia and their research is broadly done acrossthree areas: in the lab to investigate why disease occurs, clinical research working beside doctors and nurses to influence diagnosis and treatment, and, broad community studies to understand how disease impacts children in the wider community.The Brain and Mind team (https://www.mcri.edu.au/brainandmind) is part of the Clinical Sciences research theme group of MCRI. The research has a focus on brain injuryexperiences and outcomes in children and adolescents,both clinically with patients in the hospital, as well as those within the community.The projects mentioned in the BW program,Adolescent mental health outcomes post brain injury and the AMAT-C intervention study, are two examples of the current research and are both led by A-Prof Cathy Catroppa. For more information on these and other studies please visit the website on https://www.mcri.edu.au/research/projects/traumatic-brain-injury/current-studies and for further details or to get involved contact directly via the following details:Traumatic Brain Injury projectMurdoch Childrens Research InstituteThe Royal Children's Hospital, Flemington RoadParkville VIC 3052AustraliaEmail: abi.research@mcri.edu.au / cathy.catroppa@mcri.edu.au

--SEP 16
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Elle Morrison - Traumatic Brain Injury

Flic Manning: Lived Experience with Chronic Pain & Mental Illness

On today's show we talk toFlic Manning. She is a CEO, Author, Speaker, Former Professional Dancer and Choreographer, Neuroplastician (pronounced New-row-plast-ish-an), Wellness Coach and Ambassador for both Mental Health Foundation of Australia and Crohns & Colitis Australia. But today she is here to share her personal lived experience with mental Illnesses and how invisible illness and chronic health issues have shaped her life and the work she now does.To find out more about Flic or to contact her click HERE

--SEP 2
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Flic Manning: Lived Experience with Chronic Pain & Mental Illness

Vincent Tivoli - Grief in Society - Zerubbabel Bo and The Day the World Stopped Crying

Tonight on Brainwaves we talk to Author Vincent Tivoli about grief in society and his artistic works, the podcast Zerubbabel Bo and The Day the World Stopped Crying. You can find more about the podcast HERE

--AUG 26
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Vincent Tivoli - Grief in Society - Zerubbabel Bo and The Day the World Stopped Crying

Paul Graham - Self Care

Tonight on Brainwaves we talk to Paul Graham about self care. Paul is a psychologist in the final stages of his university training. He has worked in mental health for several years and is very passionate about helping all people get access to the mental health support they need. Paul also works for the VIctorian University Psychology Clinic, which is a great low cost option for psychological support.You can find out more about the Victorian University Psychology Clinic HERE

--AUG 12
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Paul Graham - Self Care

Pamela Trotman - Triumphing Over Trauma: Journeys Beyond Woundedness

Tonight on Brainwaves we will be speaking with Pamela Trotman. Pamela is a trauma survivor herself, and her career in social work spans over 50 years. During this time Pamela has worked extensively with other survivor groups such as family violence, sexual abuse victims, refugees and the Stolen Generations. Pamela is coming on the show today to talk about her new book - Triumphing over Trauma: Journeys Beyond WoundednessYou can find more out about the book HERE

--JUN 17
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Pamela Trotman - Triumphing Over Trauma: Journeys Beyond Woundedness

Christina's lived experience during lockdown

Tonight on Brainwaves we talked to Christina about her lived experience with mental illness and how the pandemic has affected her mental health.

--MAY 27
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Christina's lived experience during lockdown

Author Dr Paul Fearne - 'Baudelaire and the Great Beyond'

Tonight on Brainwaves we will be talking to Dr Paul Fearne about his new book 'Baudelaire and the Great Beyond'. Paul is a writer, poet and philosopher who has lived with schizophrenia since 1998. Paul has been on the show 3 times now, and is also a past Brainwaves team member.You can find Paul on Twitter HERE

--APR 22
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Author Dr Paul Fearne - 'Baudelaire and the Great Beyond'
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