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Get Real: Talking mental health & disability

The team at ermha365

What’s it like to live with a mental health condition, or a disability, or both? How can we make life better for people who face these complex challenges in their lives? GET REAL presents frank and fearless conversations about mental health and disability, including people with lived experience, frontline workers in the industry, as well as policy-makers and advocates. Hosted by Robyn Haydon and Karenza Louis-Smith & produced by Emily Webb, on behalf of ermha365 Complex Mental Health and Disability Services (https://www.ermha.org/)

Recent Episodes

Episode 34: Next to Normal – the ground-breaking musical exploring mental illness June 09, 2021 Episode artwork Episode 33: Lived Experience, Part 8: Parenting my transgender childMay 26, 2021 Episode artwork Episode 32: Lived Experience, Part 7: Lauren McGovern - transgender & mental healthMay 12, 2021 Episode artwork Episode 31: Reactions to the Mental Health Royal CommissionApril 28, 2021 Episode artwork Episode 30: Creativity, disability and mental health - what’s the connection?April 15, 2021 Episode artwork Episode 29: Why are there so many people with disabilities in prison?March 31, 2021 Episode artwork Episode 28: Lived Experience series (Part 6) - Susan Berg, The Girl Who LivedMarch 17, 2021 Episode artwork Episode 27: The outlook for people with a disability in 2021 March 03, 2021 Episode artwork Episode 26: Homelessness - where we are, and what’s aheadFebruary 17, 2021 Episode artwork GET REAL Summer Series, Episode 5 – Peer Workers, lived experience and mental health recoveryFebruary 03, 2021 Episode artwork GET REAL Summer Series, Episode 4 – Housing for people with high complex needsJanuary 27, 2021 Episode artwork GET REAL Summer Series, Episode 3 – Mental health, disability, and the criminal justice systemJanuary 20, 2021 Episode artwork GET REAL Summer Series, Episode 2 - Celebrating PARCs January 13, 2021 Episode artwork GET REAL Summer Series, Episode 1 – Caring for CarersJanuary 06, 2021 Episode artwork Episode 20: From illness, to wellness, to recovery: Suicide PreventionDecember 23, 2020 Episode artwork Episode 19: Invisible DisabilitiesDecember 08, 2020 Episode artwork Episode 18: Lived Experience series (Part 5), Yvonne Sillett: The Power of Sharing Your Story in Mental Health Recovery from LGBTIQ+ discrimination November 25, 2020 Episode artwork Episode 17: Lived Experience series (Part 4), Peer Workers and Mental Health RecoveryNovember 11, 2020 Episode artwork Episode 16: Lived Experience series (Part 3), Graeme Alford: Never Give UpOctober 28, 2020 Episode artwork Episode 15: Lived Experience series (Part 2), Steve Cain – Nothing Is ImpossibleOctober 14, 2020 Episode artwork Episode 14: Lived Experience series (Part 1), Hard Cuddles – mental health support for menSeptember 30, 2020 Episode artwork Episode 13: The Royal Commission on the Mental Health System in Victoria – where are we at and where are we heading?September 15, 2020 Episode artwork Episode 12: Housing for people with high & complex needsSeptember 04, 2020 Episode artwork Episode 11: Why is a model of practice so important when supporting people with high & complex needs?August 27, 2020 Episode artwork Episode 10: Celebrating PARCs (Part 2)August 05, 2020 Episode artwork