Speaking services

Phil is passionate about de-stigmatising gay loneliness and helping gay men feel authentic connection

You've heard how Phil speaks about de-stigmatising gay loneliness and promoting authentic connection for gay men. You want him to speak at your conference, workplace or to your group.

This is excellent news. The best way to de-stigmatise gay loneliness is to talk about it openly and without judgement. 

 

Phil offers a range of services, from podcast appearances, and short presentations at conferences to multi-day workshops.

 

Presentations can be delivered in person or via Zoom.

 

Contact Phil and explore how he can help you.

Phil McAuliffe The Loneliness Guy gay loneliness speaking services

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Upcoming speaking events

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Phil's speaking on how we can de-stigmatise gay loneliness at Australia's 5th Annual LGBTIQ+ Better Together conference, hosted by Equality Project Australia.  

 

See you in Adelaide on 17-18 February 2023.

Previous speaking events

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​Phil is a member of Ending Loneliness Together's Lived Experience Advisory Panel. 

Phil shared some of his personal loneliness story at the launch of the Strengthening Social Connection to Accelerate Social Recovery White Paper. The event was held at Parliament House in Canberra and was hosted by the Parliamentary Friends of Ending Loneliness Together. 

Phil shared the speaker's stage with leading global loneliness experts, including Dr Michelle Lim (Chair, Ending Loneliness Together), Dr Vivek Murthy (US Surgeon-General) and Dr Etienne Krug (World Health Organisation).

 

Thank you to Ending Loneliness Together for the wonderful opportunity.  

Read Phil's speech here

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The Loneliness Guy around the web

As a global loneliness thought leader, Phil loves spreading messages about the importance of

de-stigmatising gay loneliness and promoting authentic connection for gay men globally.

Here are some podcasts Phil's appeared on and articles he's written.

Gayborhood
Gayborhood

I joined Gayborhood host Ed Wilson for a chat about gay loneliness, shame, being a Daddy and how our harshest experiences in life can become your superpower.

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The Roundtable - Australian Broadcasting Corporation Radio National
The Roundtable - Australian Broadcasting Corporation Radio National

I participated on The Roundtable with other loneliness experts. The Roundtable is a show on the Australian Broadcasting Corporation's Radio National every Sunday morning.

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Rising Phoenix
Rising Phoenix

I appeared on Michael Rhodes' podcast on helping men through divorce. It was a fantastic - and real - conversation.

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FUSE Magazine
FUSE Magazine

I wrote an article on how your loneliness is a gift for a fantastic local LGBTIQ+ magazine here in Canberra. Go read it!

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Gay Men Going Deeper
Gay Men Going Deeper

I came out later in life. Calan Breckon from the Gay Men's Brotherhood asked me to join a panel of other beautiful men who also came out later in life to talk about it. Watch this episode of Gay Men Going Deeper here

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Everyday Legends with Mike Campbell
Everyday Legends with Mike Campbell

My friend Mike Campbell wanted to know the cure for loneliness. So I shared it with him. Come and join us for this chat and find out what cures loneliness!

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Gay Men Going Deeper
Gay Men Going Deeper

Join my conversation about loneliness and belonging with my friend Michael DiIorio from the Gay Men's Brotherhood

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Proud To Be Out
Proud To Be Out

Listen to my conversation with Alexander Gerard about overcoming loneliness and being a happy gay man

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