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Frank Conversations About Mental Health At Work

Frank Conversations About Mental Health At Work
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Frank Conversations About Mental Health At Work

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English

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Episodes

Stress, Drugs and Rigmarole, Epilepsy At Work With Kyle

6/18/2019
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Grand mal epileptic seizures are a serious business, often leaving someone on the floor convulsing. They’re scary for people around them and very dangerous for those who experience them. Kyle’s been living with them for nearly 20 years. Despite that length of time, it’s only recently he’s to come to terms with the fact that … Continue reading "Stress, Drugs and Rigmarole, Epilepsy At Work With Kyle" The post Stress, Drugs and Rigmarole, Epilepsy At Work With Kyle appeared first on Silent...

Duration:01:46:57

Drums, Depression and a Dog, with Kristina Schiano

6/4/2019
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Kristina Schiano is a professional drummer who at 23 years old has built a following of more than 750,000 subscribers to her Youtube channel. Her most popular video has been watched more than 10 million times. These are remarkable achievements and even more remarkable when you consider periods of anxiety as a teenager left her … Continue reading "Drums, Depression and a Dog, with Kristina Schiano" The post Drums, Depression and a Dog, with Kristina Schiano appeared first on Silent...

Duration:00:57:44

When A Good Night’s Sleep Isn’t Enough – Narcolepsy At Work

5/21/2019
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As Shannon read the driving direction, she fell asleep again. This wasn’t the first time, in fact, she’d done it after every direction. Her inability to stay awake had become a problem, and she decided to finally see a doctor. The doctor informed her she has narcolepsy. Narcolepsy is a rare neurological condition that disrupts … Continue reading "When A Good Night’s Sleep Isn’t Enough – Narcolepsy At Work" The post When A Good Night’s Sleep Isn’t Enough – Narcolepsy At Work appeared first...

Duration:00:54:53

Purgatory in Paris – The Road To A Mental Health ERG

5/7/2019
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Max was 20, in an unfamiliar neighborhood in Paris, thousands of miles from home, desperately unhappy and in tears. Depression can take a grip on anyone, at any time. Imagine being a 20 year old student, doing an internship in a foreign country that involves calling hairdressers all day and asking them how much a … Continue reading "Purgatory in Paris – The Road To A Mental Health ERG" The post Purgatory in Paris – The Road To A Mental Health ERG appeared first on Silent Superheroes.

Duration:02:15:19

The Monster Behind You – Living And Working With BPD

4/23/2019
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“It’s not you, you just don’t see the giant monster behind you that I’m reacting to” Kellie Wagner, CEO @ Collective What do you know about Borderline Personality Disorder? The answer to that question for most people is “not a lot”. So, why do we know so little compared to other mental illnesses like anxiety … Continue reading "The Monster Behind You – Living And Working With BPD" The post The Monster Behind You – Living And Working With BPD appeared first on Silent Superheroes.

Duration:01:07:32

Healing From PTSD And The Trauma of Sexual Assault, Lauren’s Story

4/9/2019
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According to the National Sexual Violence Resource Center, one in five women will be a victim of rape at some point in their lives. If that number shocks you, it’s because many victims of sexual assault and rape cope with their trauma in silence. In 2017, the silence broke as women started speaking out on … Continue reading "Healing From PTSD And The Trauma of Sexual Assault, Lauren’s Story" The post Healing From PTSD And The Trauma of Sexual Assault, Lauren’s Story appeared first on...

Duration:01:01:41

Accepting Yourself and Accommodating Employees with ADHD – Scott’s Journey

3/26/2019
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“I don’t want to be anybody else, I want to be me.” – Scott Scott is part of an active ADHD community on Twitter, focusing on ADHD advocacy in the UK. It was while working as an online bingo presenter a colleague suggested he might be on the autistic spectrum, and that suggestion put Scott … Continue reading "Accepting Yourself and Accommodating Employees with ADHD – Scott’s Journey" The post Accepting Yourself and Accommodating Employees with ADHD – Scott’s Journey appeared first on...

Duration:01:42:16

Getting Men’s Mental Health Out of The Shadows

3/12/2019
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Competitive, adventurous, life of the party, a rock. All things friends might have said about Reid before, through the course of a year, he experienced a series of setbacks: a close friend died, he was laid off and he broke his arm while snowboarding. Those setbacks put him in a depression that robbed him of … Continue reading "Getting Men’s Mental Health Out of The Shadows" The post Getting Men’s Mental Health Out of The Shadows appeared first on Silent Superheroes.

Duration:00:31:15

Rachel’s Resoul Revolution, Anorexia and Working With Depression

2/26/2019
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Meet Rachel. She’s a coach and the founder of the Resoul Revolution, a transformational retreat for women in leadership. In this episode, Rachel tells us about the dark force she experienced as a child. She describes it as a curse that followed her into her adult life, but because the dark force came and went … Continue reading "Rachel’s Resoul Revolution, Anorexia and Working With Depression" The post Rachel’s Resoul Revolution, Anorexia and Working With Depression appeared first on...

Duration:01:49:33

Kent – Depression and living in the time of not enoughness

2/12/2019
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Throughout his career, Kent always tried to help people understand the “why” for their work. That desire lead him to be a recruiter and then an HR leader. It was while leading an HR team that the competing demands of “the system” of work and his own “why” came into conflict. Frozen by the side … Continue reading "Kent – Depression and living in the time of not enoughness" The post Kent – Depression and living in the time of not enoughness appeared first on Silent Superheroes.

Duration:01:00:03

Getting OK With Being Good Enough, Richard’s journey with ADD and Depression

1/30/2019
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Richard is a Program Manager living with ADD and depression. In this episode, Richard walks us through half a lifetime with undiagnosed ADD at work. His journey to diagnosis starts out as the smart kid who could finish his homework in five minutes and ends as an adult taking on too much responsibility to get … Continue reading "Getting OK With Being Good Enough, Richard’s journey with ADD and Depression" The post Getting OK With Being Good Enough, Richard’s journey with ADD and Depression...

Duration:00:38:30

Feeling sad or feeling nothing, Jared’s journey with ADHD & Depression

1/15/2019
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Jared is a Systems Engineer working in the technology sector. In this episode of Silent Superheroes, we learn that depression distorts Jared’s visual perception of the world and how ADHD is a problem of time management not attention. Jared’s long inventory of medication leads to a discussion of side effects and the complexity of self-monitoring. … Continue reading "Feeling sad or feeling nothing, Jared’s journey with ADHD & Depression" The post Feeling sad or feeling nothing, Jared’s...

Duration:01:08:43

Travel and Talking About It, Will’s journey with anxiety and depression

12/18/2018
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Will is an award winning, independent video producer living with anxiety and depression. In this episode of Silent Superheroes, Will talks about the benefits and drawbacks of being self-employed, and the pressures of the work environment that drove him to go out on his own. He shares how anxiety distorts his ability to be confident … Continue reading "Travel and Talking About It, Will’s journey with anxiety and depression" The post Travel and Talking About It, Will’s journey with anxiety...

Duration:01:24:47

Heartbreak to Hope, Alok’s Journey With Double Depression

12/4/2018
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Alok lives with double depression while having a career in Software Quality Assurance. In this episode of Silent Superheroes, Alok talks about the simple middle school heartbreak that introduced him to depression and his long journey with therapy and medication. We discuss the mundane nature of suicidal ideation and the perceived difference between physical and … Continue reading "Heartbreak to Hope, Alok’s Journey With Double Depression" The post Heartbreak to Hope, Alok’s Journey With...

Duration:00:40:41

From dean’s list to desperation and a workable plan, Amanda’s journey with bipolar type 1

11/8/2018
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Meet Amanda, a mom working as a pharmacy technician while managing bipolar type 1. In this episode of Silent Superheroes, Amanda talks about her experience living with undiagnosed bipolar disorder. Experiences that range from making dean’s list during a manic semester, to considering suicide while the rest of New York celebrated the New York Giants … Continue reading "From dean’s list to desperation and a workable plan, Amanda’s journey with bipolar type 1" The post From dean’s list to...

Duration:01:09:26