Episode Nine: Caring from a distance

On this episode, we will be joined by Pooja, a woman from south India, a mother of three, and a carer for her mother with mental illness. She and our host, Roberta, what it is like being a carer for someone with mental health concerns and doing so from another country. They talk about how it felt adjusting to a new country, especially when in having to do this you are leaving the person you are caring for and caring from a distance, as well as the mental health concerns that can arise from that. Edited and Produced by: Rose Clifford Hosted by: Roberta Bagozzi Music: ‘Serenity Prayer’ by Brock Hewitt Content Notes: The following topics are discussed throughout this podcast episode: bipolar and depression.