Dimensions Health Special - Dropping the Bundle
George Negus with four special segments looking at the challenges of change. People flipping out, freaking out, shifting gear and forging major changes in their lives.
We see that for one young mum, fending off depression meant understanding why she got into a depressed state in the first place.
The mid-life crisis
Siegfried Gutbred is 52 and performs as a clown for cancer patients at the Sunshine Hospital...he left his job, his wife and his family. Psychologist Robyn talks about the 'mid-life transition'.
Reporter Stephen Lewis takes to the streets in a "vox-pop" segment to hear some thoughts about dropping the bundle.
Shirley Anderson has had to pick up her life after years in a violent, dysfunctional relationship and then her husband's suicide.We've seen how people are able to change some aspect of their existence if they know how to. But there's other things that, try as we might, we just can't change - for instance, a tragedy that gets thrust upon us without any warning.
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