Women and Mental Health- Feat. Jamila Rizvi

Wednesday, 7 February 2024 - 6:00pm to 6:30pm
Jamila Rizvi - Author, Presenter & Dep Managing Director of Future Women

Jamila Rizvi is a keynote speaker, best-selling author, podcast presenter, and gender equality advocate. She is Deputy Managing Director of FutureWomen — a company that champions gender equity in Australian workplaces through professional development, community and advocacy.

Jamila is on our radio show Brainwaves today. With host Flic Manning, she will discuss women’s mental health, and being a woman of colour in politics and the media, as well as the ongoing overlap between the Feminist Agenda, Disability, Chronic illness, Education and Mental Health. She also shares her lived expriences of illness, mental illness, discrimination and more. This is a juicy and thought-provoking interview that is bound to leave you feeling empowered and moved.

You can also view the full extended interview on YouTube here with or without closed captions! 


Reach out to Jamila Rizvi: Jamila Rizvi Website

Reach out to Flic Manning: Flic Manning Website

Wednesday 5:00pm to 5:30pm
Challenging the mainstream, negative stereotypes of people with a mental illness ths program actively engages those living with a mental illness as researchers, interviewers, performers and program designers while promoting community mental health awareness.


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