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Move Your Mind with Nick Bracks

Join Actor and mental health advocate, Nick Bracks, as he explore's the mindset of people who have excelled in their given fields: from their beginnings, obstacles, and how they created a mindset for success. Real conversations, real people, real ...


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  • 170. #170: How to Effectively Reduce Alchohol Consumption to Change Your Life w/ Jonathan Hunt-Glassman

    51:06
    Binges. Blackouts. Bad decisions. Anxiety. Regret. Shame. Resolving to quit drinking entirely. Making "rules" to limit drinking. Trying and failing again and again. Have you ever talked about wanting to change your relationship with alcohol, only to fall back into the same habits? Unless you have a tangible and practical approach, it can be near impossible to make these changes. Today I am speaking to Jonathan Hunt-Glassman about his journey from heavy drinking to moderation with the help of medication and the influence of peer groups on drinking behaviour. In this episode we strategies for reducing alchohol consumption and the positive-changes it brings to your life.  TOPICS:Jonathan’s personal story Strategies for moderating alchohol consumption Influence of peer groups on drinking behaviourMORE FROM NICK:Find all links here: https://nickbracks.start.page/Sign up to the website: nickbracks.comConnect with Nick on Instagram, Twitter & LinkedInMORE FROM JONATHAN:https://www.oarhealth.com/

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  • 169. #169: Why Ignoring Warning Signs Puts Your Mental Health at Risk w/ Nick Gorman

    46:07
    Have you ever noticed signs of burnout & anxiety, only to ignore it? Pushing mental health related issues to the side only makes the problem worse. You need to Today I am speaking to Nick Gorman about his chronic struggles with burnout and anxiety & the turning point that lead to him finally confronting his mental health struggles. In this episode we discuss how you can confront issues such as anxiety & burnout head on.TOPICS:Personal journey and reflectionsCoping strategies and self careGender norms and vulnerability MORE FROM NICK:Find all links here: https://nickbracks.start.page/Sign up to the website: nickbracks.comConnect with Nick on Instagram, Twitter & LinkedInMORE FROM NICK GORMAN:https://www.equilibriumatwork.com.au/
  • 168. #168: How To Overcome Extreme Adversity w/ Adam Blum

    01:23:55
    Have you ever felt like the world is working against you? Life is not always fair and sometimes we have to dig deeper than we thought possible to create a life worth living. Today I am speaking to Adam Blum about overcoming obesity, born health issues, ADHD & extreme bullying and how he came close to ending his life.Adam is a firefighter & mental health advocate. In this episode we discuss how you can build inner strength and self worth.TOPICS:Overcoming adversity and building resilienceBreaking down the stigma surrounding mental healthFinding purpose and fulfilmentMORE FROM NICK:Find all links here: https://nickbracks.start.page/Sign up to the website: nickbracks.comConnect with Nick on Instagram, Twitter & LinkedInMORE FROM ADAM:https://adamblum.com.au/
  • 167. #167: How To Prevent Burnout in Your Busy Life w/ Dr. Michelle Woolhouse

    59:41
    Do you ever feel like you never have enough time to keep on top of things? In this episode we discuss how to use boundaries as a tool for time management to gain control over your life and avoid burnout. Setting boundaries is one of the most important things you can do to give yourself back that time. Today I have Dr Michelle Woodhouse joining me. She is a medical doctor and is sharing how to develop stronger boundaries and other practical tools that can help you to avoid burn out.TOPICS:The importance of practical skills like boxing in developing resilience.The impact of societal pressures on mental healthThe role of sports in promoting mental resilience and well-beingMORE FROM NICK:Find all links here: https://nickbracks.start.page/Sign up to the website: nickbracks.comConnect with Nick on Instagram, Twitter & LinkedInMORE FROM MICHELLE:https://www.drmichellewoolhouse.com/
  • 166. #166: How Can Boxing Enhance Resilience Against Mental Health Challenges? w/ Michael Cordner

    32:09
    Do you find it hard to navigate the challenge of making changes in your mental health journey due to many aspects feeling intangible? Keeping things simple and practical can be a powerful way to take daily steps toward building a stronger mindset, and exercise is one of the best methods to achieve this. In this episode, my guest Michael Cordner will share his story of overcoming drug addiction, to competing in boxing, while offering practical strategies for building resilience against mental health.TOPICS:The importance of practical skills like boxing in developing resilience.The impact of societal pressures on mental healthThe role of sports in promoting mental resilience and well-beingMORE FROM NICK:Find all links here: https://nickbracks.start.page/Sign up to the website: nickbracks.comConnect with Nick on Instagram, Twitter & LinkedInMORE FROM MICHAEL:https://www.landthejab.com/
  • 165. #165: How Betting on Your Dreams Leads to Profound Personal Growth w/ Nathan Grant

    47:11
    Does fear ever get in the way of backing yourself and going for what you want? Are you afraid of the unknown? Betting on yourself and leaning into uncertainty often leads to finding out who you really are. In this episode, Nathan Grant and myself highlight the societal stigma surrounding men's mental health while he shares his story of betting on himself to follow his own path and how this not only lead to profound personal growth, but ultimately, the life of his dreams. If you feel like your holding yourself back from the life you want, then make sure to stay tuned….TOPICS:Redefining masculinity through vulnerability.Overcoming societal stigma around mental health and men's emotional expression.The transformative power of betting on your dreams for personal growth.MORE FROM NICK:Find all links here: https://nickbracks.start.page/Sign up to the website: nickbracks.comConnect with Nick on Instagram, Twitter & LinkedInMORE FROM NATHAN:https://slantboardguy.com/au/about/
  • 164. #164: How Societal Pressure Can Impact Your Quality of Life w/ Jason Warne

    37:23
    Does societal pressure have an impact on your mental health & wellbeing? The expectations, norms, and standards imposed by society can leave you feeling stress, anxiety, and more often than not, inadequate. This all has a negative effect on your mental well-being.In this episode Jason Warne joins me to discuss the legacy of his famous brother, coping with challenges, promoting mental health awareness, the significance of personal achievements and family in finding happiness & what it was like to grow up in famous families.TOPICS:The impact of societal pressure on mental health.The essence of masculinity and its modern interpretation.Strategies for maintaining mental well-being, such as setting achievable goals and creating a supportive environment.MORE FROM NICK:Find all links here: https://nickbracks.start.page/Sign up to the website: nickbracks.comConnect with Nick on Instagram, Twitter & LinkedInCHECK OUT RUN THE TAN:https://runthetan.net/