Research and co-ordination: Lisa Pirihi and Louise Ratcliffe
Presenter: Louise Ratcliffe
Produced by Louise Ratcliffe and Wintec Music and Performing Arts
Guests: Matthew Peppercorn
TASK Mental Wellness
Matthew has worked as a nurse for 25 years in mental health and intellectual disability. He has a IDCCR Act care manager diploma and has completed three post graduate papers. He has been integral into the planning of and restyling of both new and existing services in the care sector. He has done this both in England and NZ. He has lived in NZ for 15 years. When he isn't nursing he enjoys mountain biking, live music and gardening. He is also a free style rapper.
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Discussion topics cover a range of subjects related to disability and special needs, such as inclusive education, supporting someone with special needs, and the challenges and triumphs of living with disability.