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Michael and Tex are joined in the studio this week by Thorne Harbour Health CEO Simon Ruth, Manager of Thorne Harbour Health’s Counselling services Venetia Brissenden, and CEO of Switchboard Jo Ball.

We are talking about the Mental Health Royal Commission, and which will examine the effect of mental health on peoples ability to prosper in the community and workplaces. We take a look at the Royal Commission from an LGBTI perspective, and the mental health services available for our communities.


This show, Episode #661 originally aired Thursday 14th March 2019.

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About the author: Michael


Michael is a Health Educator at Thorne Harbour Health (formerly the Victorian AIDS Council), working in the Sexually Adventurous Men (SAM) Project and it's Down an' Dirty campaign.

- Michael is a producer, co-host and podcast editor for Well, Well, Well @ 8pm Thursday nights on JOY discussing sex, health, and well-being in our LGBTI communities.

- Michael is a producer, co-host and podcast editor for Hide and Seek @ 9pm Wednesday nights on JOY discussing gay men's sex!

Michael is also a PrEP advocate with PAN [PrEPaccessNOW], and enjoys a well made negroni.


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