“Jas Rawlinson, your lived experience talk was so inspirational and had a positive effect on everyone there, thank you so much!"
Cindy Heddle
Gold Coast Counselor and Mindfulness Practitioner/Care for Life Suicide Prevention Network Member

Are you looking for a lived-experience speaker for your mental health or domestic violence event?

Jas Rawlinson can help!

From speaking on national shows such as ABC Radio and Channel 9 News, to hosting community events around Australia and being invited to speak at highly-renowned events such as Lifeline Bookfest, Jas is often sought out for her ability to break down taboo-laden topics through engaging, heart-felt and authentic storytelling. 

Topics Jas can speak on include:

  • Lived experience of Domestic & Family Violence - Using her lived-experience as a survivor, Jas can share about everything from gaslighting and the impact of DV on mental health, to spotting the red flags when you're new to a relationship
  • How to create a meaningful life after sexual assault - As a survivor of sexual assault, Jas can speak authentically & powerfully about how to move from victim, to survivor, to thriver
  • Mental Health & The Ripple Effect of Lived-Experience Storytelling - As the author of 'Reasons to Live' (a collection of inspiring stories from people across the globe who have triumphed over trauma), Jas can share about what inspired her to create the 'Reasons to Live' series & the powerful impact that non-fiction can have on people's wellbeing & healing journey

Jas Rawlinson is based in Brisbane & regularly visits the Mid North Coast of Coffs Harbour. 

erin peters anglicare & brisbane author jas rawlinson at Lifeline Bookfest