Episodes in this series
Family Matters-PTSD resulting from Xenophobic violence and gender based violence21 October 2019 | 35 Minute Listen
Audrey Katsidzira discusses the psychological impact of the effects of femicide and xenophobia and now that the gender based violence protests have died down has there been a shift on the part of intimate partners? Are they aware of how they continue to enjoy the benefits of male privilege?
Family Matters- The down side of Empathy07 October 2019 | 36 Minute Listen
Empathy is celebrated as a crucial component of effective communication, humanitarianism, and spiritual development. However, we are seeing more and more highly empathic people presenting with depression and anxiety. Why is that? Why does there seem to be a downside to empathy?
Family Matters- The rise of the Sober Curious Movement23 September 2019 | 34 Minute Listen
Janet Gourand from World Without Wine and Eusebius are in conversation about the Sober Curious Movement which help us take notice (and even dismantle) societal expectations that lead us to reach for a drink in so many situations. To be “sober curious” is to challenge the normalization of alcohol – it’s about having a choice – it’s about asking ourselves – what would my life look like if I removed the alcohol?