Parents & Carers

Great podcasts for parents and carers

Parents and carers are the foundation of any family.

After all, to look after kids, you need to look after yourself too.

In the Feed Play Love podcast, hosted by Shevonne Hunt, here is where you'll find the latest information on grown-up stuff, friendly advice, and personal stories as well as experts tackling the raft of issues facing modern parents.

Just search Feed Play Love on your favourite podcasting platform such as Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, or Spotify.

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Catch up on the latest Parents & Carers segments

Premenstrual syndrome: More than being moody with Dr Sneha Wadhwani

PMS can be a different experience for every woman Dr Sneha Wadhwani is a GP and mum of two girls. She explains what’s going on with PMS, and dispels some myths…
11 mins

Why does bullying happen? I asked my childhood bully to find out

Bullying in Australian schools is a major issue. Each year around 45 million bullying incidents are estimated to occur around the country Producer Elise Cooper was bullied when she was…
19 mins

“They looked after me as much as I looked after them” William McInnes on fatherhood

Becoming a parent is a life-changing experience Author and actor William McInnes looks back on his memories of his father, and his own experience as a father of two. He…

Dad's Mental Health: Why are dads are still struggling with postnatal depression?

Richard Fletcher is an Associate Professor at the Family Action Centre at the University of Newcastle. For years now he’s been interested in the mental health of dads, particularly new…
14 mins

Dad's Mental Health: Why the impact is greater than we thought

For many years we’ve been talking about the impact a mum’s mental health has on children. Now it’s time to start talking about dads and their well-being Dr Catherine Wade
14 mins

Kids counting dead sheep: Why farming families still need your help through the drought

The south east coast of Australia has had a bit of rain lately, but those in the city would be mistaken for thinking it ends the drought. Farming families are…
18 mins