On the 16th of September Hamish Coleman-Ross and I hosted the NewstalkZB show “The Nutters Club." We were joined by Radio Producer Tom Thexton, who discussed his experiences with anxiety triggered by personal relationships, and the strategies he has used to manage this including meditation and giving up caffeine. With thanks to NZ on Air. To listen to Read More >

This is my column this week in the New Zealand Herald, which is published in the digital edition every Thursday... There is little question biological sex is one of the bedrocks of our identity. It's generally the first question we ask of new or expectant parents: "Is it a boy or a girl?" Gender has Read More >

The Nutters Club: Depression, my not so silent battle

On the 9th of September Hamish Coleman-Ross and I hosted the NewstalkZB show “The Nutters Club." We were joined by Ben Chissell, founder of NZ Fishing Community who talked about his bouts of severe depression and anxiety attacks. With thanks to NZ on Air. To listen to the audio of the show, it's in two parts Read More >

Harry Potter, school expulsions and the nature of evil

This is my column this week in the New Zealand Herald, which is published in the digital edition every Thursday... Having just re-read the Harry Potter books, I was reminded that one of the things I love about them is the way they explore what it means to be "evil." By the end of the Read More >

The Nutters Club: Talking Psychotropics and Father’s Day

On the 2nd of September Hamish Coleman-Ross and I hosted the NewstalkZB show “The Nutters Club." We spoke took calls from listeners and talked about antidepressants and other psychotropic pharmaceuticals, as well as also beyond the face of Father's Day and how the celebration might trigger some. With thanks to NZ on Air. To listen to the Read More >

The uncomfortable truth about New Zealanders and suicide

This is my column this week in the New Zealand Herald, which is published in the digital edition every Thursday... 668. That is the provisional number of people who died by suicide in the last 12 months, ending June 2018, announced last Friday. Last week we also saw a very understandable and heartfelt outpouring of Read More >

The Nutters Club: On male survivors of sexual abuse

On the 26th of August Hamish Coleman-Ross and I hosted the NewstalkZB show “The Nutters Club." We spoke with guest Ken Clearwater shares his personal story and the work he does in this area, and how 74 per cent of male survivors of sexual assault or abuse never speak about it with the silence and shame around Read More >

Is Jacinda Ardern guilty of ‘virtue signalling’?

This is my column this week in the New Zealand Herald, which is published in the digital edition every Thursday... Language never ceases to amaze me: words and how we use them are the tools of therapy. They most clearly express our thoughts, our ideas and who we are. Which is why the whole inherent Read More >

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