year : 2014 5 results

“Sharing the Load – what to do when someone you love is depressed”

Published by Random House. My first brush with a major depressive illness inspired this book. The depression was the end result of a manic high, but the depression that accompanies bi-polar illness, is still depression. It was also from this experience that, I founded the NZ national destigmatisation campaign “Like Minds”. Not only was I ...

“Depression Explained”

" I think there is beauty in everything. What 'normal' people would perceive as ugly , I can usually see something of beauty in it"

What happened to the dentists?

Gwendoline Smith writes for the New Zealand Law Society publication - Law Talks Issue 23 October 2014

Mr. NZ

I was approached by Penguin Books to write a book, having been a radio host for a number of years.  The psychology of the NZ male was even more controversial in those days, as “rugby, racing & beer” was a lifestyle increasing condemned by the women, cleaning the socks. Believe it or not things are different now, there’s yachting and ...