Today in Episode 7 of The Baby Boomers’ Guide to Life in the 21st Century we discuss Anxiety, Depression & Ageing with Sydney psychiatrist Professor John Snowdon and specialist in psychiatry of ageing, and then two local older people who will discuss how this affects them in their lives on ‘The Punters’ Panel’.
Later in the episode we speak with Australian Olympian, former NSW parliamentarian and local larrikin, Dawn Fraser, about her formative cultural experiences growing up in Balmain in ‘Nostalgia Town’.
And finally we speak with Terrie Leoleos about ‘Speak My Language’, an Australia-wide community radio project for older Australians in up to 70 community languages for up to 400 community radio stations around Australia, run jointly by the Ethnic Communities Council and SBS.
The Expert Speaks
In this episode of ‘The Baby Boomers’ Guide to Life in the 21st Century’ on ‘The Expert Speaks’, we hear from Sydney psychiatrist and specialist in the psychiatry of ageing, Professor John Snowdon. [This interview is longer and more wide ranging than that broadcast].
The Punters Panel
The two studio guests on ‘The Punters’ Panel’ who chew the fat on this episode’s theme are Beverley Baker and David Urquhart.
On ‘Nostalgia Town’, we hear Australian Olympic gold medalist Dawn Fraser, about growing up in Balmain and Adelaide .
Out & About
On ‘Out & About’ we hear from Terrie Leoleos from NSW Ethnic Communities Council about ‘Speak My Language’, a multimedia healthy ageing project broadcast in 70 community languages around Australia. ‘Speak My Language’ is made in association with SBS .