Trigger Warning - Poverty/Self Harm/Bereavement/Suicide
Content Warning - Swearing
Introducing Adam Jones in this huge and brilliant episode! Adam talks about his upbringing, from living in poverty in rural Northumberland, making friends at Leeds Uni into employment, relationships and parenthood. Adam's a wonderful speaker and paints a vivid picture of his childhood as well as how he came to love the natural world. We hear about his mental health journey including experiencing anxiety and panic attacks. We also find out how he's coping with supporting his autistic brother and his mother who lives with Parkinson's and Lewy Body Dementia.
It's an emotional conversation but it's a hopeful and ultimately positive one too.
LEWY BODY DEMENTIA
HELP FOR SELF HARM - https://www.nhs.uk/mental-health/feelings-symptoms-behaviours/behaviours/self-harm/getting-help/
AUTISM - https://www.autism.org.uk/
POVERTY ADVICE - https://www.salvationarmy.org.uk/poverty
MUSIC FOR PLANTS - https://pplprs.co.uk/benefits-music/how-music-and-nature-harmonise/
ALL IN THE MIND - https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b006qxx9
Adam's For the Record:
Jimmy Eat World - The Middle - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oKsxPW6i3pM
Radiohead - True Love Waits - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=02nS2EC35go
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