Create a safe and non-judgmental space for everyone to share about their mental health with Max Dickins, author, male loneliness and mental health expert.
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Mental Wellbeing And Health
A groundbreaking inspirational keynote speaker on women's strength, Poorna tells of her journey to get physically strong after her husband, Rob, died and the huge (and unexpected) ways in which it empowered her, gave her confidence to be her true self at home and in the workplace and boosted her mental resilience
Male Mental Health
In this session lead by Charlie, a male mental health campaigner and certified coach, we aim to tackle the taboo of men suffering in silence and make it our mission to get more men talking about mental health.
In this session we will discusss: -The dichotomy of appearing ‘successful’, ‘strong’ and ‘sorted’, whilst suffering from insecurities, anxieties and mental health illnesses. -The ‘male’ experience of common mental health illnesses. -Tools and tips to promote and improve good mental health amongst men. -Ways to create an open and supportive community amongst your male peers. -Charlie will also share his own story
Max Dickins | Speaker Biography
No one wants to be left without friends. So why does it happen to so many men? Max Dickins, a writer for the page, stage, and screen, delves into this issue in his book "Billy No Mates" and now, his PepTalk. The topic of male mental health and its connection to social support has been at the forefront of the cultural conversation. Research has consistently shown that men tend to have fewer close connections compared to women. But what leads to this disparity, and how can we address it?
Through his journey writing the book, Max has emerged as a thought leader on male loneliness and mental health. Drawing from his years of broadcasting and stand-up comedy, he combines his witty charm with expert knowledge gained from personal experience and research. Max's PepTalk brings the crucial conversation about male mental health to the forefront in a captivating and impactful manner. By shifting the perspective from being a taboo subject to one that should be openly discussed, his PepTalk is certain to make a positive impact on your workplace culture. It creates a safe and non-judgmental space for everyone to share their experiences with mental health.