Diversifying the Discourse (feat. Jo co-founder of WellBee UK)

What made you want to start your platform WellBeeUK? From the mental health battles my first boyfriend had to contend with, to my own struggles, a lot of personal experiences have led to my interest in and passion for mental health. When Juliet and I became friends we quickly realised we held a lot of…… Continue reading Diversifying the Discourse (feat. Jo co-founder of WellBee UK)

Wellness and Healing as a Community (feat. Juliet co-founder of WellBee UK)

What made you want to start your platform WellBeeUK? I’ve always had an interest in mental health since sixth form/college – I’m currently in my final year of medical school and I’d like to train to become a psychiatrist. It was my clinical supervisor on my psychiatry placement who told me it was a doctor’s…… Continue reading Wellness and Healing as a Community (feat. Juliet co-founder of WellBee UK)

Black British Writing Pt1

In this amazing episode titled Black British Writing, Rineya Umran Ka and myself delve into how our writing journey has shaped us, helped us heal old wounds and investigate the world around us. For both of us writing has been our saving grace, not only has it reminded us of our strengths it has also…… Continue reading Black British Writing Pt1

Perfomance and Race Pt2

https://videopress.com/v/H0mG1GLL?controls=false&preloadContent=metadata Returning to the second part of the topic based on Performance and Race with Veronica Beatrice Lewis where we continue the candid conversation about reflecting the times, what action can be taken to cause positive change, and her upcoming performances to look out for. In this segment we touch upon Veronica’s experiences with her…… Continue reading Perfomance and Race Pt2

Queer, Black and Proud pt2

https://videopress.com/v/ob0alfEk?preloadContent=metadata As we return to this transparent and inclusive candid conversation, Nena and I continue our open dialogue about the lgbtq+ community and ways in which mental health can be dealt with in order to move forward progressively even in the midst of feeling oppressed. Let’s Talk When did you come out to your friends…… Continue reading Queer, Black and Proud pt2

Queer, Black and Proud Pt1

https://videopress.com/v/Vcv6ogi4?preloadContent=metadata What does it mean to be Black, Queer and proud in Britain? In this insightful episode I sat down with my cousin Nena, Founder of Crown Mi Ltd, to discuss her experiences and revelations as a Black queer woman. In addition to this, we touched upon mental health, both inside and outside the scope…… Continue reading Queer, Black and Proud Pt1

Education and Racial Bias

https://videopress.com/v/DlFaoe1l?preloadContent=metadata In this episode of Outspoken October, I sat down with me beautiful sister Cee, aka Mrs Doyley to her pupils, to discuss the realms of teaching, education and racial bias within this particular work sector. This was an important conversation to have as we are truly in the mix of the #blacklivesmatters movement juxtaposed…… Continue reading Education and Racial Bias