How many mass shooters have mental health issues?

This is my column this week in the New Zealand Herald, which is published in the digital edition every Thursday... Last week's horrific mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida set off what is now a sadly predictable flurry of public responses. Thoughts and prayers, followed by calls for gun control Read More >

On the 18th of February Hamish Coleman-Ross and I hosted the NewstalkZB show “The Nutters Club." We were joined by guest Surfer and artist Daryn Mcbride.  He shared hsi experiences of going from a "dream life" as a professional surfer to the depths of despair as he and his wife tried to bring up triplets Read More >

Why does everyone else seem to handle life so well?

This is my column this week in the New Zealand Herald, which is published in the digital edition every Thursday... There are a few things we all share as human beings. For instance, I've come to believe that we all think everyone else (or at least most people) is somehow coping better with life than Read More >

Nutters Club: Chlöe Swarbrick and Medical Cannabis

On the 11th of February Hamish Coleman-Ross and I hosted the NewstalkZB show “The Nutters Club." We were joined by guest Green MP Chlöe Swarbrick and talked about her "Medical Cannabis" members bill, and where to from here for drug law reform in New Zealand. To listen to the audio of the show, it's in Read More >

How to stop being a victim

This is my column this week in the New Zealand Herald, which is published in the digital edition every Thursday... If you wander into reading the wrong self-help blogs, chances are you will find all sorts of ideas and advice on how to "stop being a victim" and take control back of your life. "Playing Read More >

Nutters Club: Mary Kinsler Depression and Anxiety

On the 4th of February Hamish Coleman-Ross and I hosted the NewstalkZB show “The Nutters Club." We were joined by guest Wine writer Mary Kinsler who shared her experience with depression, the stigma surrounding it and the importance of counselling in her journey. To listen to the audio of the show, it's in two parts, click the Read More >

Why cannabis is a gateway drug in the right direction

This is my column this week in the New Zealand Herald, which is published in the digital edition every Thursday... This week New Zealand takes a big step towards allowing the medical use of cannabis. Considering even the home of the "War on Drugs", the USA, has moved to decriminalise and legalise cannabis in almost Read More >

On the 28th of January Hamish Coleman-Ross and I hosted the NewstalkZB show “The Nutters Club." We spoke with Dave Letele aka the "Brown Buttabean" about overcoming adversity, self belief, and creating a caring, sharing, and supportive community. To listen to the audio of the show, it's in two parts, click the links below… Click Read More >

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