Thanks for Asking
By R U OK?
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Real people share times a heartfelt conversation changed someone’s life. You might laugh, you might cry but most importantly you’ll feel empowered because asking “are you ok? when someone’s struggling with life, could turn things around in ways you might not have imagined. A conversation can change a life. Hosted by Bianca Dye and Kamal Sarma. For conversation tips and information on Aussie suicide prevention charity R U OK? visit www.ruok.org.au
||CleanThe doctor is in||Dr Jan Orman is a GP with over 30 years experience. She's also a GP educator with the Black Dog Institute. She shares why she believes in the power of conversation and the treatment paths that individuals can choose to take for psychological issues,...||13 9 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRiding the rollercoaster||To encourage people to talk, and with the hope it will help you or a friend in need, R U OK? Ambassador Craig Mack is sharing his story and how, with personal and professional support, he manages his depression.||12 9 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat comes after the diagnosis?||Beata English was diagnosed with bipolar disorder in 2008. She’d ridden a rollercoaster of highs and lows since her teens but found her initial diagnosis hard to accept. Today, she’s working to break down the negative perceptions people hold...||12 9 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAfter the fact||Six weeks after surviving the 2005 London terrorist bombing that killed 26 people on her train, Kristina Lawrence was on her way to work when she had a conversation with her mum that changed her life. Today, Kristina is the Event and Projects Manager...||12 9 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPost-traumatic stress reaction||Meet Simon Gillard an ex-police officer who like 10%, but possibly as high as 20%, of emergency service workers battles with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) as a result of what they’ve dealt with on the job. In 2011, Simon hit rock bottom, but..||11 9 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThanks for Asking - Teaser Episode||Real people share times a heartfelt conversation changed someone’s life. You might laugh, you might cry but most importantly you’ll feel empowered because asking “are you ok? when someone’s struggling with life, could turn things around in...||22 8 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Love this - found the real stories so touching!