Armed For Life is a social enterprise driven by the goal of helping children, teenagers and adults develop resilience and increase their well being and mental health. Too often we struggle with issues such as depression, anxiety and suicidal thoughts without reaching out and getting the help we need
Mental Health Series - Pilot
The guys start a new series on Mental Health.
This week Adam and Chloe talk about Self Esteem.
If you are struggling with Self Esteem please reach out to us on Facebook and Instagram. We are always here to help.
Glimpse into the life of a year 12 student
Our work experience student, Harry, gives us a glimpse into the life of a year 12 student in Episode 8.
In this interview, Harry talks candidly about his bullying experience and how he has not only overcome the bullying but has also developed an incredible sense of self as a result. He also discusses the effects of social media and phone use on mental health and the horrifying effects of vaping on young students.
As a group, the team discusses these topics and shares their own experiences and opinions on how to resolve the problems students currently face.
Vaping - Is it Harmful?
In Episode 7, Chole Allen and Adam Przytula discuss vaping and unpack if it is harmful. It is one of Australia's most significant issues affecting children and teens.
If you are a young person and need support, speak with your parents, teacher or student services staff.
You can also contact the WA Quitline on 13 7848 (13 QUIT) for immediate help and support or via webchat here: https://www.quit.org.au/
Armed for Life - Chloe Allen
On todays episode Adam chats to our new co-host Chloe Allen who is going to help our podcast team out going forward. Chloe shares her journey with mental health and more about her story.
Armed for Life - Liv Robinson
This week the guys chat to local artist Liv Robinson. Liv creates amazing art work for different places around Perth and is a specialist in Art Therapy.
Check her website out. https://www.artworksbyliv.com.au/home