Psychiatrist, Writer, Commentator


Wednesday, th August 2014

The Project - the death of Robin Williams - Comedians & mental health (live interview)

The Project (Channel 10, Australia) examined the death of Robin Williams and explored the link between comedians and mental illness.
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Tuesday, 24th June 2014

The Project TV - risks of glamorising celebrity suicide (interview)

How should the media present suicide? Are there guidelines & are there risks of glamorising celebrity suicide?
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Tuesday, 22nd April 2014

The Project - domestic violence (interview)

The Project (Channel 10, Australia) on domestic violence following the death of Luke Batty.
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Monday, 22nd July 2013

The Project - Is teenage angst disappearing?

The Project (ATV 10) interview on whether the unhappy teenager is a thing of the past. 22/7/2013
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Thursday, 20th June 2013

The Project - violent women

The Project (ATV 10) interview on whether more females are engaging in violent activities. 20 June 2013
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Friday, 28th December 2012

ABC TV News 2012 - increasing death rates in over Christmas

Live interview about why there are higher rates of certain deaths over the Christmas period.
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Thursday, 17th March 2011

Coping with disaster coverage

By Simon Leo Brown Fires, floods, cyclones, earthquakes... natural disaster seems to dominate our daily news like never before. Massive, mesmerising, unfathomable events are presented live on our living room widescreens. Some people are using social media services to accuse news organisations of peddling in 'disaster porn', while others use the same medium to compulsively share each new snippet of...
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