999 Emergency (Radio Documentary) – #8

999 Emergency – Newstalk Interviewer: Unknown Duration: 00:22:52   In this radio documentary by Newstalk, we are given a vivid insight into the life of a paramedic. The subdued drama is created by the incorporation of atmospheric sounds which invite the listener into the ever-changing environment of paramedics. Sia’s ‘Breathe Me’ sets a somber mood […]

Positive Psychology and Resilience – #5

Positive Psychology on Today FM Host: Conall Ó Móráin Interviewee: Jolanta Burke Show: Sunday Business Show on Today FM Duration: 00:06.00   Resilience and the ability to “bounce back” are the topics of discussion on Today FM’s Sunday Business Show. Conall Ó Móráin speaks with PhD researcher and Trinity College Dublin positive psychology lecturer, Jolanta […]

Capitol Hill shooting, US Government shutdown and Obamacare – #3

Newstalk – Capitol Hill shooting, US Government shutdown and Obamacare Host: Jonathan Healy Interviewee: Kevin Cullen Show: Lunchtime on Newstalk Duration: 00:09:55   On October 3rd of this year, an unarmed woman was shot and killed by authorities following a car chase in Washington, D.C. Miriam Carey, a 34 year old dental hygienist, had her one-year […]