In this third Dinner Table podcast, Derek Boylen discusses the spiritual significance of families sharing a meal together. While families may not be religious, sharing a meal can help them grow in love and faith. Derek says just as Jesus broke bread and shared a meal with his disciples, the importance of families being together …
In our special Mission podcast we talk to Kirsty Robertson, the CEO of Caritas Australia. Kirsty has previously featured on our podcasts speaking about Caritas’ role in helping the people of Ukraine following the invasion by Russia and the importance of Project Compassion during Lent. Caritas Australia is the Catholic Church’s international aid and development …
Our new podcast series with Professor Daryl Higgins, director of Australian Catholic University’s Institute of Child Protection Studies is timely.
In this first Figuring out Families podcast with Prof Higgins, he says parents need quicker and more improved access to evidence-based support programs to address these rising mental health problems. And he believes primary and secondary schools are well equipped to help deliver the programs that will best meet the needs of young Australians.
Preparing for Marriage A Podcast series for those planning to marry in faith Pre-marriage education programs aim to help couples build stronger relationships as they prepare for marriage – and a lifetime together! They are designed to help couples to put relationship theory into practice and learn how to: explore their relationship’s strengths and differences …
Figuring Out Families aims to help families to be the best that they can be. We interview experts in the field who provide practical advice and tips to help couples with their relationships and raising their children.
In our podcast series, Parenting Sessions, we are joined by:
Dr Rosina McAlpine. author, parenting expert and CEO of Win Win Parenting.
Rachel Schofield, Parent Coach, Family Counsellor, and a Professional Member of the Australian Association of Family Therapists
Robyn Mills who has a PhD in Psychology and 45 years experience as a health professional, including as a psychologist and Life Skills educator.
In each session we provide valuable advice and tips on how families can manage their lives with more confidence and with less stress, resulting in better outcomes for children and a more peaceful family home.
The Focus Sessions are a series of podcasts to help #families be the best they can be. Covering a wide range of issues families face the sessions are designed to give expert advice. We are pleased to have Derek Boylen with us on our Focus Sessions.
Husband and father of eight.
Director of the Centre for Life, Marriage and Family,
A sessional lecturer in the Discipline of Counselling at the University of Notre Dame Australia specialising in couple and family therapy.
Our podcasts are a great resource to help you with your relationships and family life.