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Aug 31, 2016

Kay Gallivan (artist/musician) tells the story of her brother's suicide and the pain it caused her and the family; masculinity (& the stigma attached to needing support); existential depression & more!

CW: suicide, death, self-harm

We also discuss:
depression, grief, family, loss, trauma, CBT, the physicality of mental...


Aug 24, 2016

Levi Chase (musician) talks about acting emotionally abusive; toxic relationships; depression, shame & substance abuse; going to rehab; capitalism; ayahuasca; & 12-step support groups!

We also talk:
our personal relationship;
loneliness & rejection;
psychedelics, meditation & self-reflection;
drinking too-much;
being addicted...


Aug 15, 2016

Mary Rubin (model) talks about the challenges of appearing able bodied but having chronic illness; people's projections of "perfection"; anxiety, depression; doctors, meds, Scoliosis & more!

We also discuss:
people's judgements + projections based on her outward appearance (appearing 'perfect'); body shame; social media...


Aug 8, 2016

Ian talks: hitting rock bottom & the road to recovery; anxiety & depression; anger issues; drunk driving & DUIs; + getting kicked out of bars!

Ian J (Musician) talks about his life slowly falling apart due to alcohol abuse AND his road to recovery.  Ian & I played in various bands together and have spent MANY nights...


Aug 1, 2016

Dion talks: being Two Spirit; OCD, anxiety & depression; coming out at 13; suicidal urges (CW); growing up on AND off reserve;  isolation; & pronouns.

Dion Smith-Dokkie talks about their idea of home--sometimes we're not really sure if there is one DISTINCT place and sometimes it may be a journey. 

We also talk:
childhood,...