On this week’s show we speak to music therapist Dr Cherry Hense, a post-doctoral research fellow from Melbourne University specialising in young people’s musical identities, about the ways in which music therapy can be used in the treatment of mental illness. More information on music therapy can be found at http://www.austmta.org.au/
This week the Brainwaves team speaks to Phil Crooks from Senswide Employment. For many people, wellness and recovery goes hand in hand with meaningful employment. Phil chats about what it’s like for people with mental illness to find employment through a disability employment service.
On today’s show Brainwaves members Terri & Serena interviewed Sue Nunn, founder and lived experience facilitator and Jarred Harvey, participant of the support group ECHOES. ECHOES is a peer support group for individuals who experience dissociation and multiplicity.