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News: HVTA hit a bullseye for LIVIN

It was an incredible weekend of sportsmanship, camping, family, friends, bows and arrows at the Hunter Valley Traditional Archers 2017 Charity Shoot. This group of skilled archers along with family and friends, participated in an amazing weekend of archery...

News: Taking LIVIN to Uluru

It’s a hot topic with the announcement that as of October 2019, the climb up Uluru will be officially and permanently closed. One of our resident LIVIN copywriters Kelly Malloy, was there at the red rock as part of...

My Story With: Dean

Light Up The Darkness.. It all roughly started 13 years ago in 03. There were no warning signs or particular incidents that set it all off. Just unexplained reasons for feelings of worthlessness and serving no purpose in life....

News: TRL Brisbane Shows LIVIN Some Love

The TRL Charity Cup held at Fairfield in Brisbane, Queensland is a day filled with excitement, fun and of course, lots of rugby league! Established in 2005, TRL introduced the concept of a no-tackle version of rugby league for...

News: What If It Works

What If It Works is a fantastic Australian made movie with a story line guaranteed to engage audiences across the country.  Written and directed by the talented Romi Trower, What If It Works follows the twisted and charming journey...

News: David Neagle meets a LIVIN legend at Moranbah

Our awesome LIVIN ambassador and Invictus Games competitor David Neagle, recently had the honour of meeting a very exceptional individual by the name of Luke Mawson. Luke is a Year 9 student at Moranbah State High School and is...

News: LIVIN for The Great Whitsunday Trail

An affective coping mechanism for stress or mental illness is to find a purpose and commit to it.  Recently LIVIN co-founder Sam Webb took part in an event hosted by The Great Whitsunday Trail which involved a 28.7 kilometre...

News: 5 Ways to Boost Your Mood

We have all had those days where we just seem to get out of the wrong side of the bed. What’s even worse is that bad moods tend to get bigger before they get better, even if we don’t...

News: LIVIN Spreads the message at Endeavour Sports High

We had the recent privilege of speaking with the students of Endeavour Sports High School, Caringbah, New South Wales.  The high school is somewhat different to the mainstream high school curriculum by providing students with a balance between education...

My Story With: Tyson

Invisible  Every morning feels the same. As I get up my head is full of confusion, feeling dizzy and worried what is going to happen at school today. Some days my feelings takeover my whole body and some days...

News: What is World Mental Health Day?

On the 10th of October (10/10), Mental Health Australia is encouraging all of us to talk, see, feel and openly discuss issues surrounding mental health. An initiative introduced by the World Federation for Mental Health, World Mental Health Day...

News: When Panic Attacks Strike

Melbourne Victory’s Mitch Austin, was a guest on the couch of ABC’s News Breakfast Show and was only a few minutes into the interview with Georgie Tunny when things got difficult. Mitch suffered a panic attack and like many...

News: LIVINwell Program for the Clontarf Foundation

Opening in 2000 to a class of 25 boys, the Clontarf Foundation is now catering to over 5,600 boys across 92 schools throughout Australia. The Foundation was established to engage and support young men of Aboriginal and Torres Strait...

News: When to ask for help

From a young age, we are always encouraged to ‘ask for help’.  Help to tie our shoelaces, help to put our seatbelt on, help with our homework – things that we weren’t born knowing how to do. As we...

News: Booting the Stigma with F45 Training

It takes both physical and mental strength to tackle mental illness head on which is exactly what we did earlier this month with the help of the fantastic teams from F45 Training. The Speers Point football grounds in New...

My Story With: JO

NAVIGATING GRIEF by JO LANGHORNE R U Ok Day has been at the forefront this week, and my newsfeed has been filled with posts from Beyond Blue, so either the timing is coincidental or law of attraction has delivered...

News: LIVIN’s Support for R U OK?

LIVIN is a part of a greater movement that, along with other organisations, aims to spread the message about the importance of understanding mental health issues and providing resources to deal with them. A part of this ‘community’ is...

News: The Physical Signs of Depression

Sometimes it can be hard to recognize depression in a loved one, or even ourselves, but if we look close enough, the body will be giving us signs. The human brain is an amazing thing.  The human body, even...

News: LIVIN’s new look!

Welcome to our new look online LIVIN HQ! We figured it was time to the up-the-anti so our message It Ain’t Weak to Speak could reach more people and we can completely crush the stigma surrounding mental illness. Our...

News: Ride 4 Awareness take it to the Cape

It takes a special bunch of people to throw their hats into the ring and willingly take on the grueling drive from Cairns to Cape York, especially when that drive is on posty bikes. This challenge was instigated and...

News: ‘LIVIN Strong’ program launched in Townsville

It’s the strength of our LIVIN team that keeps us strong and our message going on and this is perfectly demonstrated through the successful launch of our 8-week pilot program “LIVIN Strong.” There has been a massive amount of...

News: Talkin’ It Up for youth mental health

Youth mental health is quickly becoming one of the biggest issues facing teenagers, families and teachers alike. LIVIN co-founder Sam Webb recently addressed high school students as the headline speaker at Talkin’ It Up, the 2017 Regional Youth Mental...

My Story With: Renae

My story begins with my wedding day in 2007. The happiest day of my life was the day I realised something was very wrong, something was taking over my body and my mind. Everyone told me that it was...

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