How Do You Cope? …with Elis and John

By BBC Radio 5 Live

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Subscribers: 779
Reviews: 1
Episodes: 54

Stu Pearce
 Nov 10, 2019
I've recently discovered this podcast,and it's absolutely brilliant,the Emily Dean podcast had me laughing and crying,in equal amounts,i lost my parents,and listening to Emily made things easier for me to understand mg own feelings.


Elis James and John Robins talk to a range of guests about the challenges and hurdles they've faced in their own lives, whilst asking the question... How Do You Cope?

Episode Date
S4 Listener Correspondence: ‘Thank you for creating a safe space and content that’s inclusive’
Aug 22, 2023
S4 Shaun Murphy: ‘Even in the darkest of moments remember that you are actually in control’
Aug 15, 2023
S4 Gabby Logan: ‘The grief never really leaves, you just learn to make friends with it’
Aug 08, 2023
S4 James Cracknell: ‘The neurologist said “Where you are after three years will be where you are for the rest of your life”’
Aug 01, 2023
S4 John McCarthy: ‘If I was still bitter I’d still be a hostage’
Jul 25, 2023
S4 Jordan Gray: ‘I wasn't bitten by a radioactive woman’
Jul 18, 2023
S4 Mohsin Zaidi: ‘We’re told to grow in a certain way and we acclimate’
Jul 11, 2023
S4 Iain Lee: 'Suddenly I was incredibly high, and this voice in my head said “Welcome back son”'
Jul 04, 2023
S4 Lady Unchained: ‘I don’t want somebody to think “Only when I get to prison I can be creative”’
Jun 27, 2023
S4 Maria Romanenko: ‘We were just a peaceful country, living our life like you guys are’
Jun 20, 2023
S4 Katie Piper: ‘Why don’t I let go of what I thought should happen and start living in what is happening?’
Jun 13, 2023
S4 Stressed Elis and Sober John: ‘It was like the last light got switched off’
Jun 06, 2023
How Do You Cope - Series 4 teaser
May 30, 2023
S3 Listener Correspondence: 'You've made me feel less alone'
Jun 07, 2022
S3 Elise Christie: ‘Replacing a negative habit with a positive one is the most important thing’
May 31, 2022
S3 Professor David Nutt: ‘If anyone ever criticises or comments on your drinking, take it seriously'
May 26, 2022
S3 Gail Porter: ‘I had a great time, but with great times comes bad times’
May 17, 2022
S3 Brian May: ‘My name’s Brian and I’m a depressive’
May 10, 2022
S3 Lemn Sissay: ‘I only knew the importance of family by not having it’
May 03, 2022
S3 Guvna B: ‘The toxic view of masculinity shouldn’t stop you from talking’
Apr 26, 2022
S3 Mike Kerr: ‘Being sober is like life in HD’
Apr 19, 2022
S3 Katy Wix: ‘Finding meaning in all this pain has been really helpful for me’
Apr 12, 2022
S3 Mark and Maddy Austin: ‘It was never about the food’
Apr 05, 2022
S3 Matt Edmondson: ‘I just thought I sometimes got depressed’
Mar 29, 2022
S3 George Robinson: ‘Life is still fulfilling, and as fulfilling as it was’
Mar 22, 2022
S3 Ruby Wax: ‘We live in a society where the thoughts never shut down’
Mar 15, 2022
S3 Azeem Rafiq: ‘All it needed was “sorry, we got it wrong”’
Mar 08, 2022
S3 Reverend Richard Coles: ‘Our life is rounded by sleep’
Mar 01, 2022
How Do You Cope - Series 3 teaser
Feb 22, 2022
S2 Damon Gough: 'Every day should be Mental Health Awareness Day'
Nov 24, 2020
S2 Michael Rosen 'Hello body, what can you do?'
Nov 17, 2020
S2 Chris Packham 'My autism is a gift'
Nov 10, 2020
S2 Candice Brathwaite - 'It’s not on black people to solve racism'
Nov 03, 2020
S2 Simon Thomas: ‘I’m going to pursue life again’
Oct 27, 2020
S2 Terri White: ‘Memory isn't built out of metaphors’
Oct 20, 2020
S2 Grace Woodward: 'Excuse me, if I’m freaking out'
Oct 13, 2020
S2 Monty Panesar 'I've dug myself a massive hole'
Oct 06, 2020
S2 Alex Brooker ‘It’s my insecurity, not theirs'
Sep 29, 2020
S2 Emma Barnett: ‘I feel like I’m being pulled down to the ground’
Sep 22, 2020
S2 Fabrice Muamba: 'Tomorrow isn't guaranteed to anyone'
Sep 15, 2020
S2 Josie Long: 'I'm not invisible'
Sep 08, 2020
S2 George Ezra: ‘I’m not a freak, I’m not alone’
Sep 01, 2020
How Do You Cope - Series 2 teaser
Aug 25, 2020
S1 Sally Phillips: ‘Life is harder, but it’s much funnier’
Dec 24, 2019
S1 Paul Sinha: ‘It’s my story, it’s not anybody else’s story’
Dec 17, 2019
S1 Jane Couch: ‘Keep going, keep going, just keep going’
Dec 10, 2019
S1 Poorna Bell: ‘I was never angry at him’
Dec 03, 2019
S1 Mark Watson: ‘I blame myself for a lot of the problems’
Nov 26, 2019
S1 Bryony Kimmings: 'I didn’t want to be someone’s sorrow'
Nov 19, 2019
S1 Tom Bradby: ‘The mental health equivalent of a heart attack’
Nov 17, 2019
S1 David Cotterill: ‘You need to want it for yourself’
Nov 12, 2019
S1 Emily Dean: 'The picture and not the frame'
Nov 05, 2019
S1 Adam Kay: 'You just scar a bit'
Oct 29, 2019
Teaser: An Introduction
Oct 22, 2019