Brainwaves – 21 June – Dr Paul Fearne – Schizophrenia

This week on Brainwaves Dr Paul Fearne a published poet and philospher spoke to the team about his own lived experience of schizophrenia and how this shaped his poetry and his publications. If you are interested to know more about Paul Fearne and his work you can head to this link.

Panel – Rebecca

Interviewers – Christine and Helen

Brainwaves – 16 September – John Watkins “Unshrinking Psychosis”

This week, John Watkins discusses his latest book “Unshrinking Psychosis” and discusses the significance of dreams and spirituality in our understanding of the experience of psychosis.

Panel Operator: Mark J,
Interviewers: Mark H. & Chiara


John Watkins and the Brainwaves team!

Brianwaves – 2 September – Professor Patrick McGorry

This week, the Brainwaves team interview Professor Patrick McGorry-Executive Director of Orygen, the National Centre of Excellence in Youth Mental Health to discuss youth mental health, early intervention of mental illness and psychosis.

Panel Operator: Mark H.
Interviewers: Tu & Kathleen



Patrick McGorry and the Brainwaves team

Brainwaves – 4 February – SMART

In our first episode for 2015, Joel, Kathy and Mark talk with Dr Neil Thomas from Swinburne University about S.M.A.R.T – an online trial technological research program providing personal recovery-focused resources, exercises and tools for Self Management And Recovery from serious mental illness.

Panneler: Mark J.
Interviewers: Joel and Kathy