57 episodes

Mentally Sound features interviews, comedy, poetry and music around the theme of mental health.

The show streams live on Gravity Radio North East (based in Newcastle upon Tyne, UK), the second Friday of each month between 2 and 4pm.

The content is sourced, produced and presented by people with lived experience of mental health.

Thanks to Mental Health North East, Launchpad Newcastle and Gravity Radio North East for creating the show, and to funders Comic Relief.

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Mentally Sound features interviews, comedy, poetry and music around the theme of mental health.

The show streams live on Gravity Radio North East (based in Newcastle upon Tyne, UK), the second Friday of each month between 2 and 4pm.

The content is sourced, produced and presented by people with lived experience of mental health.

Thanks to Mental Health North East, Launchpad Newcastle and Gravity Radio North East for creating the show, and to funders Comic Relief.

    Mentally Sound live (31st May 2019)

    Mentally Sound live (31st May 2019)

    on todays live show in spice fm studios, Steven and Ricky are joined by Ashley Lowe & Oliver Bell, from Newcastle United Foundation, a registered charity supported by Newcastle United Football Club plus Becky Pruce from Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM).The guys are also joined by Tracy Guy, manager of Newcastle hub's Shelter who are a national homeless and housing charity.

    • 2 hrs 25 min
    Mentally Sound live MHAW special (may 16th)

    Mentally Sound live MHAW special (may 16th)

    Its a special thursday episode of mentally sound for mental health awareness week! Steven and Ricky take a trip to the comfrey project to talk seperately to Eleni (director), Katherine and Suzanne (session coordinators) & Esther (volunteer) and are joined in the studio by a returning Sean Burn about his new play 'joey'. The guys are also joined for the second time via phone-line with Tracy Rogers, mother of Jerome which the drama 'killed by my debt' is based on, discussing the programmes recent BAFTA win!

    • 2 hrs 26 min
    Mentally Sound live (10th May 2019)

    Mentally Sound live (10th May 2019)

    on todays live show in spice fm studios, Steven and Ricky are joined by Kelly Coates & Anisa Ahmed, from Projects 4 Change : an organisation addressing the needs, voice and rights of young people. Plus, Nicky Robertson, director of Back To Balance, who is our monthly therapist contributor, talking about anxiety and breathing techniques to cope with stress.

    • 2 hrs 17 min
    Mentally Sound live (3rd may 2019 replacement for 11th april)

    Mentally Sound live (3rd may 2019 replacement for 11th april)

    todays show is a replacement of the 11th april show that did not get recorded due a fault! Steven and Ricky Are joined by Gunnar Roxen Anglo-Swedish sci fi author, we play a clip that did get recorded of Nicky Robertsons visit on the 11th april and Tony Pendlebury from Recovery4Life joins us in the studio!

    • 2 hrs 16 min
    Mentally Sound live (26th April 2019)

    Mentally Sound live (26th April 2019)

    on todays live show in spice FM Studios, Steven and Ricky are joined by Lora Coyle, mental health peer support worker from Mind's Well, Darren and Ian from Empowerment Consultancy & Training, anorexia survivor and author Hope Virgo (#Dumpthescales) and Ancha Stoodley, from Grandparents Plus!

    • 2 hrs 11 min
    Mentally Sound live (22nd March 2019)

    Mentally Sound live (22nd March 2019)

    on todays live show on Spice FM, Steven and Ricky are joined by Petra and Ali from Darcey's Dream, Caz Lamb who is the organiser of Break The Silence Festival, Sinéad Mc Brearty the chief executive of Education Support Partnership and Matty Jobes from Jobes Gym!

    • 1 hr 51 min

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