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Discrimination Series 

In this Open House series, we explore ways people confront and overcome discrimination.

Mental Health Masterclass 

Resident psychologist Leisa Aitken tackles topics from relationships to worry, and equips us with the tools we need to strengthen our minds and build resilience. 

Live Different 

Explore the pressure points Christians face in everyday life, and learn to live full and free, deep and different.

Blue Mountains Bushfires

One Year On

Blue Mountains residents are commemorating the first anniversary of the devastating October 2013 bushfires. In this podcast, we share stories of courage and kindness that have emerged from this disaster as families recover and faith is renewed. We hear from Blue Mountains Mayor Cr Mark Greenhill, residents Peter and Eartha Odell, and Catherine Hubbard.  …

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Gever Tulley

Dangerous Things Children Should Do

Would you let your child climb a tree? Deconstruct a toaster? Own a pocketknife? Play with fire? In this podcast, the founder of Tinkering School and SF Brightworks, Gever Tulley, encourages families to explore the world around them and embrace a little danger.

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Di Wilcox

Raising Resilient Children

Children and teenagers face significant pressure and stress that have potentially harmful physical and emotional effects. In this podcast, Di Wilcox shares how we as parents and educators can teach children to be resilient in the face of challenges, and the importance of developing empathy early in life.

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Chris Hadfield

An Astronaut on Earth

He has logged 4000 hours in space, travelled around the world 2593 times and is the first person to perform David Bowie’s Space Oddity in space. In this podcast, retired astronaut Chris Hadfield explores the lessons he learned about life on earth while he was walking in space.

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Elizabeth Coleman

Freedom Centre Tasmania

Around 60 per cent of people in custody in Australia have been imprisoned before, and one in four will re-offend within three months of release. In this podcast, Elizabeth Coleman talks about creating Freedom Centre Tasmania, a place where men on parole and ex-offenders can reintegrate into the community and rebuild their lives.

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Leisa Aitken

Depression

Depression is the leading cause of disability worldwide. In any one year, around 1 million Australian adults will experience depression. Open House psychologist, Leisa Aitken, unpacks the risk factors and symptoms, the different types of this mental illness, and how we can seek help or support others who are experiencing depression.

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Temple Grandin

Autism Advocacy & Revolutionising the Cattle Industry

World-renowned animal behaviour expert and autism advocate, Temple Grandin, single-handedly revolutionised the cattle industry through her design of humane slaughterhouses. In this podcast, Temple shares her story, one that has defied preconceptions about autism, education and discrimination.

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Rowan Kunz

Surviving The Year 12 Exams

More than 200,000 students in Australia are about to go through what may be the most stressful event of their lives so far – Year 12 exams. In this podcast, educator and author of Secrets of HSC Success Revealed, Rowan Kunz, answers questions about surviving the exams, supporting students, and life after high school.

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Professor James Fallon

The Psychopathic Brain

Neuroscientist James Fallon had been studying the brains of serial killers and psychopaths for decades when he stumbled upon a discovery that would disrupt his life – he had the brain of a psychopath. In this podcast, he explores the brains of psychopaths, the complexity of the human mind, and the power of family.

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Tania Harris

Conversations with God

What does God sound like? Does God speak to everyone? How do I know it’s God speaking? In this podcast, Australian pastor Tania Harris inspires and equips us to recognise the voice of God in the midst of our day-to-day lives.

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