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MENTAL: Brain Baggage

We all experience the world in our own way. There are nuances in our perspectives that can define, separate or unite us. In part two of our podcast series MENTAL, Zoe Stinson, Jesse Turland, Anthea van den Bergh and Sophie Berrill explore the beauty and complexity of neurodivergence. 


Host: Clancy Balen

Reporters: Zoe Stinson, Jesse Turland, Anthea van den Bergh, and Sophie Berrill

Producer: Clancy Balen 

Executive Producer: Louisa Lim

This is part one of a three-part series made in collaboration with the Science Gallery Melbourne. You find more episodes from The Yarn podcast channel here.

About The Citizen

THE CITIZEN is a publication of the Centre for Advancing Journalism. It has several aims. Foremost, it is a teaching tool that showcases the work of the students in the University of Melbourne’s Master of Journalism and Master of International Journalism programs, giving them real-world experience in working for publication and to deadline. Find out more →

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  • Reporter: Petra Stock
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