On the 16th of August Hamish Coleman-Ross and I hosted the NewstalkZB show “The Nutters Club.” With Auckland moving back into lockdown Level 3 and the rest of New Zealand into Level 2, we talked about how kiwis are managing with the country’s return to varying levels of lockdown and the continued uncertainty that comes with it. With Read more

On the 9th of August Hamish Coleman-Ross and I hosted the NewstalkZB show “The Nutters Club.” We talked to artist and singer, mental health advocate and long-time Nutters Club supporter Johnny Angel, also known as the “Pacific Elvis” talks about his journey with bipolar disorder. With thanks to NZ on Air. To listen to the audio Read more

On the 26th of July Hamish Coleman-Ross and I hosted the NewstalkZB show “The Nutters Club.” We talked to journalist Caralise-Trayes about her learnings through researching and writing her book The Final Choice: End of Life Suffering: Is Assisted Dying the Answer? Click here for more about her book… We talked about how death is Read more

On the 19th of July Hamish Coleman-Ross and I hosted the NewstalkZB show “The Nutters Club.” We talked to Chef Nathan Ward who while working his way up through top restaurants in Melbourne, London and then onto super yachts,  saw that sometimes kitchen workers weren’t being treated as well as they could be in the kitchen. He’s now challenging the Read more

The Nutters Club: Addicted in isolation

On the 12th of July Hamish Coleman-Ross and I hosted the NewstalkZB show “The Nutters Club.” We talked about how stories have emerged of people in Covid-19 quarantine breaking out of isolation to buy alcohol and cigarettes. We explored how addiction drives us and what the mental health effects of isolation might be. With thanks Read more

On the 5th of July Hamish Coleman-Ross and I hosted the NewstalkZB show “The Nutters Club.” We talked with senior firefighter Josh Darby who after seeking help for anxiety and suicidal ideation, began looking into the psychological wellbeing of first responders. He speaks about his post graduate research and work to change ACC legislation aiming Read more

On the 28th of June Hamish Coleman-Ross and I hosted the NewstalkZB show “The Nutters Club.” We talked about organisations, businesses and mental health services that have been doing well by people in New Zealand. Callers also offered recommendations via positive experiences to people needing help in different parts of the country.  With thanks to Read more

On the 14th of June Hamish Coleman-Ross and I hosted the NewstalkZB show “The Nutters Club.” We talked about talk about what’s impacting people’s mental health most at the moment and what’s making the biggest difference in helping them through. With thanks to NZ on Air. To listen to the audio of the show, it’s Read more