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You OK? Podcast: Ep 27 It’s going to be ok

In 2012 an accident left Jack Kavanagh paralysed from the neck down. He explains how even the worst situations can afford us hidden opportunities.
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You OK? Podcast: Ep 5 Hate change? Focus on what you can control

Performance psychologist Gerry Hussey shares his take on why it is important for us to reflect on the things in our lives that we can control.
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Mentally Yours: Sports and Exercise

Is sport the best medicine for your mental health problem? Paul Wilson, Programme Manager at The Harlequins Foundation, chats to Ellen and Yvette about the work he’s doing working with charities, schools and universities to support young people’s development. It’s all about mental resilience, coping strategies and the power of maintaining a balanced diet.
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See Change Sessions with Alittlegail S1-Ep5: A Week to See Change

See Change Sessions is an exciting new podcast hosted by Mental Health Advocate and See Change Ambassador Abigail McDonnell. This podcast is all about starting the conversation and breaking the stigma surrounding mental health. In this series , Abigail will be talking to an array of Ambassadors, Mental Health Volunteers and workers. Stay tuned for …
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See Change Sessions with Alittlegail S1-Ep3: The Feeling of Stigma

See Change Sessions is an exciting new podcast hosted by Mental Health Advocate and See Change Ambassador Abigail McDonnell. This podcast is all about starting the conversation and breaking the stigma surrounding mental health. In this series , Abigail will be talking to an array of Ambassadors, Mental Health Volunteers and workers. Stay tuned for …
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The Problem Gambling Podcast Season 3, Episode 1 – Interview with Eoin Coyne

Interview with Poet and former Mayor of Youghal, Eoin Coyne, discussing Eoin’s lived experience of gambling addiction and recovery.  Check out a video of Eoin’s live performance of his spoken word poem, ‘Tunnel Vision’, here. Co-hosted by addiction counsellors Barry Grant and Tony O’Reilly, from Extern Problem Gambling. The podcast is proudly sponsored by Gamban. If you would …
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Mentally Yours: Having a Breakdown

Following his mother’s suicide, Ollie Aplin’s late teens were obviously incredibly tough. But his breakdown and depression came much later in life. Ellen and Yvette speak to Ollie about coming to terms with death, the power of running and the Mind Journals movement.
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MHI Podcasts Ep7: Reflecting on Resilience with Nikki Hayes and Dr Sharon Lambert

In this episode, we talk to academic psychologist Dr Sharon Lambert and radio presenter and author Nikki Hayes about resilience – what impacts our resilience and what can help us build and protect it during tough times and beyond. If you have been affected by the contents of this podcast episode, please contact the Samaritans on …
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A Mental Health Journey Podcast: #18: Helping a Loved One

The question I get asked more than any other is “How can I support my partner/brother/sister/friend/colleague when they have anxiety or depression?”. In this podcast, I wanted to share what types of things people have done to help me in my mental health journey, and hopefully do so in a way that helps you to …
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A Mental Health Journey Podcast: #17: Growing Up In War & Taking the Fight To ill Mental Health with Mandana Ahamadi, CEO of Aya

Mandana Ahmadi is someone that I have only known for a few weeks but the moment I heard about her life story, I knew that I needed to have her on the podcast as my third interviewee.   Mani has a PhD in Computational Neuroscience and is the CEO of an exciting mental health start-up in …
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A Mental Health Journey Podcast: #16: The Toughest Days of My Depression

This is a podcast for anyone who is having a sh*tty time at the moment. I have talked about my depression a lot, but in this podcast I want to share what my toughest days looked like, how I got through them and where I am now. Essentially, I get it. Just know that you …
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TED Talks Daily | Why children stay silent following sexual violence | Kristin Jones

Sexual assault is never the victim’s fault, says advocate Kristin Jones. In this courageous talk, she tells her story of overcoming the shame that followed sexual abuse as a teenager — and shares how parents can foster an open conversation about abuse to empower kids and encourage them to ask for help. (This talk contains …
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