The Waking The Wild Show

Chris Mackey is a clinical and counselling psychologist and Fellow of the Australian Psychological Society with 40 years’ psychotherapy experience.

He is the principal psychologist at Chris Mackey and Associates, his private practice in Geelong. He has presented at numerous national and international scientific conferences over the past 25 years on such topics as making use of synchronicity in psychotherapy and the effectiveness of psychological therapy for anxiety, depression and trauma reactions.

Chris is also the author of The Positive Psychology of Synchronicity: Enhance Your Mental Health with the Power of coincidence, released internationally in 2019.

He is the resident psychologist and a regular presenter on the national TV wellbeing show, Destination Happiness. His regular podcast, Psych Spiels and Silver Linings, involves conversations on psychological topics with his son, Rowan.

Chris received the Impact Achievement Award at the 2019 Australian Allied Health Awards.

In this show we spoke about the wonderful topic of synchronicity: what it is, how it can show up, what it could mean and how you can experience more of it!

Direct download: Chris_Mackey_mixdown.mp3
Category:Interview -- posted at: 4:15pm EDT

Tim Corcoran is the founder of Purpose Mountain, where he offers Nature Based Purpose Guidance to support people with a love for wild nature who feel a deep yearning and a burning desire to discover their purpose.
Tim is a leader of men’s groups, holistic rites of passage for boys & men, and wilderness vision quests.
Healing the cultural rift between the mainstream and indigenous cultures, transformational consciousness work, the spiritual journey, ancestral work, deep nature connection, family and health are all deep commitments in his life.
Tim is a heart centred father of two brilliant boys and husband to a magnificent wife, and lives in pristine Sandpoint, Idaho, USA.

In this show we spoke about how we can find our purpose via our connection to the wild. Tim also explains beautifully why the wild is so powerfully activating to humans in this way.

Direct download: Tim_Corcoran_mixdown.mp3
Category:Interview -- posted at: 5:07am EDT