15 Jul 2019

Climate change is giving us anxiety, depression

From The Panel, 4:40 pm on 15 July 2019

The headlines have been coming thick and fast about climate change, and none of it very good.

That's causing concern for some Kiwis. New Zealand Psychological society says some are experiencing depression, anxiety and hopelessness over the issue, other don't want to have kids because of the threat.

We talk to Auckland University Te Wananga o Waipapa Maori Pacific studies co-head Dr Jemaima Tiatia-Seath about her upcoming research into the problem.