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Supporting loved ones through their mental health journey with Sam Johnson

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May 24, 2021
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In this week’s episode of This One Life- stories that shape you, Sharon chats with much loved Australian actor Samuel Johnson OAM. Many know Sam as the chief operator of the Love Your Sister charity, that has raised millions towards cancer research in honour of his sister Connie 

Sam is also passionate advocate of mental health having lost his mum to suicide when he was just 3 years old, and later losing his much -loved partner Lainie to mental illness. 

In this candid and honest chat, Sharon and Sam chat through their own experiences of supporting loved ones through their mental health journey. 

Please be aware, this segment may be triggering for some people as it discussed the subject of suicide. Please reach out for support if you need it- through The Light Careline on 9583 2273 or by calling lifeline on 131114 

You can listen to the full discussion below

Part 1 – 

Part 2 –