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Oops #sorrynotsorry

Note to self: Exercise more caution when discussing organised religion, taxing the churches and the pros and cons of religious charities on public social media when you are applying for work with organisations with religious backing. Or, just be glad you got that out of the way before you were hired, put your foot in…

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Lunch Out Loud to support those with Perinatal Anxiety and Depression #bePNDaware (The Bach Eatery, Newtown)

I went to a fabulous long lunch at The Bach Eatery in Newtown. The event was for the start of PNDA (Perinatal Depression and Anxiety) Awareness Week (November 15-21). Ten ladies lunching over the “Trust the Chef” menu ($45/head or $55 with dessert), listening to some amazing women who have been through anxiety and depression…

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Am I not Pretty Enough? (Or am I too crazy?)

So, what happens when you’ve been looking for work for nearly two years, and companies start thinking that you’re worth interviewing for the job, and you slam dunk the interview? Oh you don’t get the job yet, no w you have to prove your health. Some seems innocuous. No, I haven’t had back injuries, yeah,…

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Mental Health Day / #mentalas / “Awareness”

So, I know many people are past the point of mental health “awareness” and just want something to be done. Personally, I watch docos like the ones that have been on the ABC this week out of personal (as a patient) and professional (as someone who work/ed/s in the field on mental health and disability)…

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Oh, Hello there, #Liptember!

So, as we know, September is awesome. It brings Spring, and flowers, and blossoms and fairies. But not everyone is in that good of a place all the time. We have our moments. Whether we rage, or cry, or just dissolve. Some people have worse moments. And need outside help. One of the ways to…

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I read too much (aka do you think I’m a bludger?)

I read too much online. Too many stories about the gov being arseholes. Them being dickheads to asylum seekers, or being bitches to those on Newstart or the DSP. Them wanting to tell us we are and make us feel like second class citizens…. because we don’t have a job, because we “claim” to have…

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Don’t make me adult

Pretty Fkn Embroidery. You want it. So. I’m doing volunteer work that channels my skills as a speechie. And today I went to a meeting about learning support for my nephew. Werid dynamics there. Sure, I’ll do CELFs on the kids at school, just get me the $1k assessment to do it with. ;) IT’s…

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