By Dr. Amanda Stoner It seriously is for me, the most wonderful time of the year. I love Christmas! And this year, I am feeling especially grateful for the gift of family. I am so excited to travel to Ontario where my family lives, where we will celebrate Christmas together. However, I realize that this […]
By: Kristin Matthews This is often a very busy time of year for many people. Juggling work, school, the demands of home, and prepping for the holidays, this time of year can feel stressful and exhausting. More, and more, I am hearing from my clients how exhausted and stressed out many people are feeling right […]
Are you a parent? Do you have a teen? This episode is packed with tips and strategies to manage both of these situations. Psychiatrist Dr. Nneka shares her wisdom on how to connect with your teen, how parents need to give themselves more credit, and the impact of social media on our teens. Listen in […]
If you live in Calgary, it is likely that you have heard his voice on the radio. Matt was kind enough to share about his personal struggle with addiction and mental health. Join us as we hear what it was like to be in the thick of the addiction, what going to a recovery centre […]
Is it possible to have a playbook for how to tackle depression? After reading Zack’s book, we were convinced! We knew it was a perfect fit for further conversation. In this episode, we chat about some key strategies from his book, his experience of depression, and his journey to seeking support. You can download his […]
The mullet is back! Maybe it should have never left. At 360 Energy Liability Management, they love the classic hairstyle for it;s class, attitude and important message it represents for the company. Using this message to raise awareness about the critical conversation on mental health, they have started a fundraiser with all proceeds going to […]
Trauma can take many forms. Veterans and frontline workers (like the police) face indescribable events. But, how do we treat it? Dr. Rob Tanguay speaks about the incredibly innovative treatments being offered through: The Newly Institute. But, that’s not all – we also talk about: the state of the public health care system in Canada […]
Whether you care for someone you love or you do it as a profession, we’ve faced some of our greatest challenges in this pandemic. As caregivers, we often forget about our own health. This episode is just for you, caregivers! We chat with Registered Psychologist Liane about self-care and caregiver burnout.
SPEAKERS Rob, Nicki Kirlin, Jenna Fortinski Jenna Fortinski 00:01 This is Episode Three with Rob as part of his journey. So as a word of caution for this episode again, we continue the conversation about suicide. So if that doesn’t fit for your life right now, or you’re uncomfortable with this topic, please stop this […]
In this special 3-part series of “Breaking the Stigma”, Rob graciously shares how therapy helped him through the most challenging, and unbelievable, years of his life. This is Part 2 of Rob’s Journey.