Women’s Mental Health & Understanding The Impact of Hormonal Fluctuation | Ep 122

What role do hormones play in the mental health and wellbeing of girls and women? In this insightful conversation, Jayashri Kulkarni, a renowned Professor of Psychiatry at Cabrini Health and Monash University specializing in women’s mental health, sheds light on the potent role that hormones play in girl’s and women’s lives.  Professor Jayashri Kulkarni navigates the…

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Human Potential & Cultivate Connection With The THRIVE Framework| Ep 120

How can we access and amplify our human potential? In this enlightening podcast episode, host Meg Durham is joined by Joel Hines. Joel’s career has been dedicated to guiding others to explore the shared experience of being human. Known for his integrity and authenticity, Joel empowers leaders to cultivate engagement, foster collaboration, and motivate others.…

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Beyond Booze & Grey Area Drinking | Epsiode 119

Have you heard of the term ‘ Grey Area Drinking’? Join guest Sarah Rusbatch, accredited Grey Area Drinking Coach, as she shares her transformative journey from depending on alcohol to manage the everyday stresses of life to sobriety. She now helps big-hearted humans overcome self-doubt and fear to live the life they deserve without alcohol.…

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Growth Coaching & Listening To Encourage Thinking | Episode 118

When you think of a coach, you usually think of coaching athletes to the best of their ability. Imagine what would happen if we applied that same coaching approach to school life… In this podcast episode, Dan Steele, a rockstar educational leader and coach with a real history of shaking things up in school communities,…

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Thriving Relationships & Solution-Focused Conversations | Episode 115

Ever wondered how to improve the quality of your relationships? In this enlightening episode, Vicky Essebag, Relational Communication Specialist shares her wealth of knowledge. She introduces us to the concept of ‘relation spaces’, a unique approach that encourages us to bring our best selves to every interaction. Vicky emphasizes the importance of open dialogues, respect,…

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Ep 114: The Grad Guide & Elevating Emotional Intelligence

How can we support our graduate and early career teachers? In this episode of The School of Wellbeing, Meg chats with Emma Gentle, a teacher, mentor, and founder of The Grad Guide about the challenges faced by graduate and early career teachers, emphasising the importance of emotional intelligence, self-awareness, and the need for a proper…

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Ep 113: The Third Space & Giving Yourself Time To Reflect, Rest and Reset

Dr Adam Fraser talks with Meg Durham about his book The Thrid Space on The School of Wellbeing Podcast.

Ever felt like you’re always ‘on’, juggling between work and home, with no time to recover from the demands of daily life? You’re not alone. In this podcast episode, expert guest Dr Adam Fraser, a renowned peak performance researcher and keynote speaker introduces the innovative Third Space concept. Everyday, we have moments of transitions, and…

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Ep 112: The Year That Was & Recommendations

Join host Meg Durham in the final episode of 2023, as she wraps up the year and shares the transformative lessons learned in the world of education and beyond. Meg shares some of her biggest personal and professional highlights, from conquering a 5K run to appearances on the Today Show and facilitating programs for a…

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Ep 111: Psychological Saftey & The Emotionally Mature Workplace

You’ve heard of safety from a physical point of view, but do you know about psychosocial safety? In this riveting episode, Meg Durham speaks with Dr Paige Williams, co-author of ‘Your Leadership Blueprint’, to decode the intricacies of psychosocial safety at work. Join a candid conversation that equips you with actionable tools to protect yourself,…

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Ep 109: Me, We and Us & The Link Between Wellbeing and Resilience

Embark on a journey into the heart of workplace wellbeing with guest Aaron Jarden, Associate Professor at the Centre for Wellbeing Science at Melbourne University. This enlightening episode promises to reshape your approach to professional fulfilment and wholebeing. Aaron’s insights dive into the intricacies of fostering a culture of wellbeing at work. His ‘me-we-us’ model…

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