SCA’s Wil Anderson & Brendan Fevola on men’s health
What’s Your Problem? sees Wil and Fev chat with SCA journo Nikki Markovics and Beyond Blue doctor Grant Blashki.
They address issues of mental, physical and social health among men honestly, with Fev opens up on his own personal struggles and when he checked into a mental health clinic in 2010.
For his part, Wil spoke about two friends living with drinking and illicit drug problems in the world of comedy.
“Alcohol is intrinsically a part of the community in which I operate”, Wil said.
“If someone has a few drinks or has that rock n roll lifestyle or stays up all night drinking or taking drugs, nobody’s going to look at them and say, ‘You’re behaving badly’.
“So it makes it a lot harder to identify when that behavior is becoming problematic.”
They were also joined by Gus Worland for one episode, who passionately addressed by we need to change the rules around what it means to be an Aussie bloke.
On Monday (July 1), SCA’s Triple M metro stations went quiet for ‘no talk day’ to encourage men to talk about their feelings and mental health.
Catch up on all the episodes here.