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Sinema.SG LIVE! Episode #27: “Coping With The Journey Ahead”

19 May 2020

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Sinema.SG LIVE! Episode #27: “Coping With The Journey Ahead”

On the season finale of Sinema.SG LIVE!we are joined by Media Practitioner and Private Counsellor James Leong from Listen without Prejudice as we discuss the emotional toll the DORSCON Orange has took on the MADE industry, and the uncertain journey ahead.

Timestamps:
(1:46) Start of episode
(4:20) James joins the stream
(4:40) Self introductions
(5:14) James tells us about himself, and how and why he moved from media to counselling
(6:04) How is James coping with the pandemic?
(7:45) “Name it to tame it”
(10:21) Question for the audience: What does crossing the 100th day since DORSCON Orange mean to you?
(10:30) Groundhog’s Day?
(12:40) The importance of “naming” how we feel
(13:08) Question for the audience and for James: What is the biggest lesson you have learned about yourself on a personal and professional level?
(18:47) How does one start to reach out?
(21:26) How reaching out negates shame
(23:30) Question for the audience: Did you arrive at a point emotionally where you needed to reach out to someone? How did you feel afterwards?
(30:23) The importance of vulnerability
(36:45) Question for the audience and for James: What is your highest and lowest moment thus far?
(44:00) Question for the audience and for James: Resilience is not demonstrated overnight. Now that we have survived 100 days, what does resilience mean to you?
(45:00) How everyone has different ways with processing resilience?
(47:48) What is going to happen after 1 June 2020 when circuit breaker ends? How will the industry change and will we ever go back to “normal?”
(54:05) Any parting words for viewers?
(55:08) Episode and series wrap up