"Hunting for a psychiatrist is a lot like hunting for 'The One'. Only much more expensive and with a tiny dating pool."

A desert. A gameshow. A desperate attempt. Miles of red tape. And finally, an answer?

WARNING: This episode contains some explicit language.

If you or anyone you know needs help, reach out and talk to somebody:

Crisis lines

Lifeline on 13 11 14

Kids Helpline on 1800 551 800

MensLine Australia on 1300 789 978

Suicide Call Back Service on 1300 659 467

Beyond Blue on 1300 22 46 36

Headspace on 1800 650 890

QLife on 1800 184 527

Chat services

Elefriends: https://www.elefriends.org.uk/

Sane: https://www.sane.org/

eHeadspace: https://www.eheadspace.org.au/

Beyondblue: https://online.beyondblue.org.au/Webmodules/chat/InitialInformation.aspx

Further information

Where do you go when you’re afraid you’ll kill yourself? (ABC News): http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-10-07/no-feeling-is-final/10297760

My girlfriend told me she was suicidal. Here's what happened next. (ABC Life): http://www.abc.net.au/life/my-girlfriend-told-me-she-was-suicidal-this-is-what-we-learnt/10341474

Preventing Suicide (All In The Mind): http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/allinthemind/preventing-suicide/10344970

Ways to stay alive (All In The Mind): http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/allinthemind/ways-to-stay-alive/10352196

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