Sandgropers

Sandgropers

Sandgropers is a podcast that dives deep into the diverse and vibrant community of Perth. Weaving together the stories and experiences of the people that make our city so unique. Each episode will take you on a journey through the life of an ordinary resident. Exploring what they love about Perth and the challenges they face in this city. From artists to entrepreneurs, athletes to activists, Sandgropers is your ticket to uncovering the hidden gems of this incredible city.

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What's Up Doc?

What's Up Doc?

What’s Up Doc? is a health-focused podcast hosted by Dr Stuart Arbuckle, a passionate general practitioner from Scotland and Media Maven, Leah Tindale. With expert advice, Dr Stuart will provide a whole-family approach to caring for your health. Giving you important information that usually has you asking, “What’s Up Doc?”. In each season, this podcast will tackle a different topic related to health and wellness, starting with a deep dive into mental health. Season one is comprised of a 5-part mini-series covering the various types of mental health conditions, how they are diagnosed, treatment avenues and caring for the carers.

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Bleeding Daylight

Bleeding Daylight

Rodney Olsen hosts inspirational guests who are kicking against the darkness until it bleeds daylight. Hear from people who are making this world a better place.

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Upside Down People Podcast

Upside Down People Podcast

Having gospel centred conversations with Jesus loving people is what we’re about!

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Stephen McAlpine’s Delorean Philosophy

Stephen McAlpine’s Delorean Philosophy

Where are we going as a society? And will you be happy when we get there? Steve McAlpine is here to help you answer those questions. Steve McAlpine is a well-known social commentator, respected theologian and popular author. Each week, he takes a crucial trend or event that’s playing out in society now and asks, “Where is this taking us?”

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Marriage Grit

Marriage Grit

Welcome to Marriage Grit. This is robust marriage real talk – a monthly podcast hosted by Jason & Emma Schroeder. Grit by definition is courage, passion, resolve & strength of character. Join us as we stand with you and together build these sorts of God-honouring marriages.

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Parenting Grit

Parenting Grit

Faith-filled real talk about family life – the ups, the downs, and everything in the middle. Hosted by Ps Genevieve Hays and hubby, Derek and covering several ages and stages of parenting and child life and featuring humour, authenticity and a biblical framework, we know this will bring encouragement and inspiration to your parenting journey.

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Sandgropers

11 Oct 2023

11 Oct 2023 Sandgroper Chris Walker is grateful he was hit in the groin No one thinks that a fun game of wrestling with your kids will lead to a cancer diagnosis, but for Chris Walker it was that simple moment of fun shared with family that led him to discover the illness. Listen to discover how this moment of play led to a diagnosis, surgery and chemo in a matter of weeks, and how he navigated this with the birth of his newborn baby girl. A Sandgroper with a truly inspiring story and message, to make sure we all, check our bits! Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

27 Sep 2023

27 Sep 2023 The secret life of Channel Nine's Tracy Vo A star in the newsroom, Tracy Vo has been on our screens bringing her warm, joyful approach to reporting and presenting since 2007. In this tell-all interview Tracy takes us through her time growing up in Perth, the highs and lows of her life and what it's really like when the cameras are off in the newsroom of Channel Nine. Don't miss this incredible story from one of Australia's, and Perth's best talents. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

13 Sep 2023

13 Sep 2023 Surviving a cult with MJ What would you do if your first experience of community was based in a cult? How would that shape your view of the world? In this episode, Sandgroper MJ retells this exact experience and how it shaped her ability to trust. Follow along as she shared her journey unlearning the lessons from the past, practising self-care and discovering how to exist in a world where it can feel like everyone is judging you. From England to Perth, this is her story. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

30 Aug 2023

30 Aug 2023 Imagine the shock: Marksman Lloyd needed 40 defibrillations In this gripping episode of the Sandgropers Podcast, we delve into the incredible story of Mark Lloyd, better known as Marksman Lloyd. Emerging from Perth's vibrant music scene, Mark's journey takes an unexpected turn when a life-threatening heart condition and a defibrillator implant collide with his passion for performing. Imagine the shock as that same defibrillator goes off not once, but a staggering 40 times while he's on stage. In the aftermath, Mark is forced to bid farewell to cherished aspects of his life, an experience he describes as a 'tiny death.' Join us as Mark shares his intimate struggle and reveals the profound questions that arose: "Why did God save me?", "Why didn't I die?" These questions propelled him towards a newfound purpose, working with vulnerable youth to channel their healing through the power of music. Immerse yourself in this unfiltered, introspective episode of the Sandgropers Podcast. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

16 Aug 2023

16 Aug 2023 Barefoot to Baller with Filmmaker Luke Riches When you move from Ardyaloon, a small remote town in Western Australia, to the city, and then eventually to another country, you inevitably will experience moments of severe culture shock. For filmmaker Luke Riches, this was the case, but combined with the pursuit of a basketball dream the journey became more challenging. Listen to the episode of Sandgropers to hear how this courageous man has chosen growth in the face of isolation, disappointment and navigating unexpected situations, and now tells the stories of others with great finesse and impact. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

What’s Up Doc?

7 Jun 2023

7 Jun 2023 Mental Health: Caring for the Carers Content Warning: Mentions of suicide and self-harm. If you’re a carer this one's for you! In this episode, we discuss the carers and loved ones who surround those battling mental health. Dr Stuart outlines what to look for when taking care of a loved one so that you can take care of yourself at the same time as well as where to get help and how to set boundaries as a carer. Dr Stuart also explores the warning signs of suicide and deliberate self-harm, and how to help someone who may be experiencing harmful thoughts. Disclaimer: All content on the What's up Doc? podcast is created and published for informational purposes only. It is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice and should not be relied on as health or personal advice. Always seek the guidance of your doctor or other qualified health professional with any questions you may have regarding your health or a medical condition. What’s Up Doc? is a health-focused podcast hosted by Dr Stuart Arbuckle, a passionate general practitioner from Scotland and Media Maven, Leah Tindale. With expert advice, Dr Stuart will provide a whole-family approach to caring for your health. Giving you important information that usually has you asking, “What’s Up Doc?”. In each season, this podcast will tackle a different topic related to health and wellness, starting with a deep dive into mental health. Season one is comprised of a 5-part mini-series on Mental Health. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

24 May 2023

24 May 2023 Mental Health: Is there hope? Can I recover? There is hope and there is a recovery path, for some people, it just takes a while. In this episode Dr Stuart Arbuckle explains that mental health recovery is a journey that he takes with his patients on a daily basis. We discuss the importance of setting realistic expectations and constant fine-tuning to create continuous improvement. Dr Stuart realises how exhausting this process is for someone suffering with mental health issues and shares some advice for those who are feeling extremely fatigued with their situation. If you are contemplating suicide or need mental health support, please call Lifeline on 13 11 14, or the Suicide Call Back Service on 1300 659 467. If you are in immediate danger, call 000. Disclaimer: All content on the What's up Doc? podcast is created and published for informational purposes only. It is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice and should not be relied on as health or personal advice. Always seek the guidance of your doctor or other qualified health professional with any questions you may have regarding your health or a medical condition. What’s Up Doc? is a health-focused podcast hosted by Dr Stuart Arbuckle, a passionate general practitioner from Scotland and Media Maven, Leah Tindale. With expert advice, Dr Stuart will provide a whole-family approach to caring for your health. Giving you important information that usually has you asking, “What’s Up Doc?”. In each season, this podcast will tackle a different topic related to health and wellness, starting with a deep dive into mental health. Season one is comprised of a 5-part mini-series on Mental Health. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

24 May 2023

24 May 2023 Mental Health: Is medication my only treatment option? In this episode, Dr Stuart Arbuckle explains the different types of treatment available for mental health conditions, including Medication (Antidepressants, anxiolytics, PRN use, lithium), Psychology and GP Counselling. We discuss how these treatments work, their benefits, and potential side effects. Disclaimer: All content on the What's up Doc? podcast is created and published for informational purposes only. It is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice and should not be relied on as health or personal advice. Always seek the guidance of your doctor or other qualified health professional with any questions you may have regarding your health or a medical condition. What’s Up Doc? is a health-focused podcast hosted by Dr Stuart Arbuckle, a passionate general practitioner from Scotland and Media Maven, Leah Tindale. With expert advice, Dr Stuart will provide a whole-family approach to caring for your health. Giving you important information that usually has you asking, “What’s Up Doc?”. In each season, this podcast will tackle a different topic related to health and wellness, starting with a deep dive into mental health. Season one is comprised of a 5-part mini-series on Mental Health. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

24 May 2023

24 May 2023 Mental Health: How do I get a diagnosis? In this episode, we explore mental health diagnoses. Dr Stuart Arbuckle explains what you should be asking for when enquiring about a diagnosis for yourself (or a loved one), what to expect and how your GP should be treating you throughout the process. Disclaimer: All content on the What's up Doc? podcast is created and published for informational purposes only. It is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice and should not be relied on as health or personal advice. Always seek the guidance of your doctor or other qualified health professional with any questions you may have regarding your health or a medical condition. What’s Up Doc? is a health-focused podcast hosted by Dr Stuart Arbuckle, a passionate general practitioner from Scotland and Media Maven, Leah Tindale. With expert advice, Dr Stuart will provide a whole-family approach to caring for your health. Giving you important information that usually has you asking, “What’s Up Doc?”. In each season, this podcast will tackle a different topic related to health and wellness, starting with a deep dive into mental health. Season one is comprised of a 5-part mini-series on Mental Health. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

24 May 2023

24 May 2023 Mental Health: How do I know if I have a mental health issue? This mini-series is about mental health, the big, broad topic that affects us all – and if it doesn't affect us personally, it affects someone close to us. In this episode, Dr Stuart discusses signs and symptoms of the most common conditions he sees in his clinic (Anxiety, Depression, ADHD, Autistic Spectrum Disorder, Bipolar, Obsessive-compulsive disorder, Mania/Manic/Neurosis) and addresses the stigma surrounding mental health conditions. Disclaimer: All content on the What's up Doc? podcast is created and published for informational purposes only. It is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice and should not be relied on as health or personal advice. Always seek the guidance of your doctor or other qualified health professional with any questions you may have regarding your health or a medical condition. What’s Up Doc? is a health-focused podcast hosted by Dr Stuart Arbuckle, a passionate general practitioner from Scotland and Media Maven, Leah Tindale. With expert advice, Dr Stuart will provide a whole-family approach to caring for your health. Giving you important information that usually has you asking, “What’s Up Doc?”. In each season, this podcast will tackle a different topic related to health and wellness, starting with a deep dive into mental health. Season one is comprised of a 5-part mini-series on Mental Health. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.