I'm on the new Standard Issue podcast

Sheila Chandra - Thursday, March 22, 2018

I'm on the new Standard Issue podcast talking about being creative and disabled - alongside EastEnders star Lisa Hammond.

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I'm on the BBC 'Ouch!' podcast this month!

Sheila Chandra - Friday, March 09, 2018

You can listen to me talking about my pain condition with speech and my new creative career coaching and mentoring service on the BBC's March edition of their 'Ouch!' podcast...

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