New two-part SBS documentary series How ‘Mad’ Are You? addresses mental illness in a way never seen before on Australian television. Ten Australians, from all backgrounds and ages spend a week together. Five have a history of mental illness. Five do not. Who is who?

A closer look at the series

A closer look at the series

Ten Australians with diverse backgrounds and from right across the country have all agreed to take part in a bold and daring study in the hope of breaking down the stigma of mental illness.

The provocative title of new SBS series How ‘Mad’ Are You? has been stirring up debate. Professor Tim Carey a clinical psychologist and Director of the Centre for...
In a broad range of tones and from a variety of perspectives, these shows are having candid, helpful conversations about mental health.
If you had to diagnose someone with a history of mental illness, would you get it right? This two-part series probes our misconceptions around mental ill health.
A mental illness diagnosis does not have to put your life on hold, says Nic Newling.
Maybe you aren’t stressed. Maybe you have stress’ debilitating counterpart: anxiety. We tend to use the two words interchangeably, but in reality, they mean...
When it feels like everyone else is “killing it”, it’s hard to admit that you’re not: “You think that you're the only one who’s experiencing these things.”
I was heavily bullied at school, and at some point, my normal routine of burying my head in a book or just focusing on my school work failed me.