Rank #1: Dr Sarah Edelman & Louise Remond - Fighting Teen Anxiety with CBT (Cognitive Behavioural Therapy)
In response, Clinical Psychologists Dr Sarah Edelman and Louise Remond have authored Good Thinking - a teenager's guide to managing stress and emotions using CBT (Cognitive Behavioural Therapy). An evidence based guide to changing how teenagers think to improve the way they feel.
In conversation Sarah and Louise discuss the multiplying issues affecting teens today, the impacts of comparisons in a world of instagrammers, the terrible power of perception over reality and most critically, how to quickly acquire the skills to challenge anxiety, depression and anger.
Sarah is the best selling author of Change Your Thinking and Louise was for many years the professional voice of Dolly Doctor in that bastion of teen advice Dolly magazine.
Aug 05 2017
Rank #2: Patti Miller - Remembering Memoir
Patti Miller is one of Australia’s most successful memoirists. The author of several best-selling award-winning biographies and autobiographies, capturing the cultures, legacies and life-stories of herself and hundreds of others.
Patti has recently published Writing True Stories and in conversation discusses her discovery of memoir; the unreliable narrator of memory; the richness of uncovering the Australian indigenous culture and the memoirs of white settlers.
Sep 01 2017
Rank #3: Chris Hammer - Scrublands secrets & violent anniversaries
Sep 02 2018
Rank #4: R.A. Spratt - Writing TV Comedy & Global Kids Book Success
Dec 13 2017
Rank #5: Garth Franklin - Dark Horizons & the Birth of Online Film News
NOTE: Apologies for the sound issues on this episode. An unfortunate accident we couldn't repair on this rare occassion.
Sep 17 2017
Rank #6: Alan Baxter - Writing & Fighting
Aug 19 2017
Rank #7: JP Pomare - Psychology of Suspense
Apr 02 2019
Rank #8: John Connell - Irish Legends & Nazi Cows
Mar 01 2019
Rank #9: Michael Robotham - Cowards, Killers & Thrillers
Aug 10 2018
Rank #10: Jay Kristoff - NYT Bestselling Sci-Fi
Jay's latest series is LIFELIKE, a fast-paced action tale set in a post-apocalyptic world, questioning the ethics of giving life to robots and demanding they live to serve.In conversation we discuss the responsibility of building worlds; the value of sensitivity readers; how not to swear; and the power of science fiction to call for social change.Jay is the author of the Lotus War series, Nevernight series and co-author of the phenomenally successful Illuminae series with Amie Kaufman. Lifelike is the first in a new YA Sc-Fi trilogy.Jay can be found on twitter @misterkristoff
Jul 01 2018
Rank #11: Bridie Jabour - Millennials, Marriage & Mother Issues
You can find Bridie's writing at the Guardian Australia and follow her on Twitter: @bkjabour
Jun 17 2018
Rank #12: Professor Toby Walsh - Killer Robots & Artificial Intelligence
Jun 02 2018
Rank #13: Eileen Ormsby - Murder-For-Hire on the Dark Web
May 18 2018
Rank #14: Caroline Baum - Only The Lonely
Apr 15 2018
Rank #15: Duncan McNab - Sydney's Unsolved Gay Murders
Feb 22 2018