MEDIA

For the last 10 years Kevin has featured in a number of books, media stories and other projects. 

Portrait of Kevin Humphreys at the Austr

Painted portrait of Kevin Humphreys at the Australian War Memorial

Australian War Memorial Portrait

 

In 2009 official war artists Lyndell Brown and Charles Green painted a portrait of Kevin for the Australian War Memorial based on his deployments to Afghanistan in 2006 and 2007. 

 

To read the story behind the portrait click here.

 

Books

 

In 2016, veteran journalist Chris Masters interviewed Kevin as part of his book ‘No Front Line – ‘Australia’s Special Forces at War in Afghanistan’ about Kevin’s involvement in a battle 10 years earlier. This mission was also included in a Canadian book titled ‘No Ordinary Men’ by Colonel Bernd Horn.

 

Magazines

 

  • Returned Services League magazine (Queensland) – October  2017. 
    To view article, click here.  
     

  • QWeekend Magazine published a feature story about Kevin in the lead up to ANZAC Day 2018. 
     

  • Air Pilot - Edition 2 2018.

  • Air Pilot - Edition 1 2019.

The Australian War Memorial - Documentary

 

In 2017, Kevin was interviewed by Chris Masters on behalf of the AWM for their ‘From the Shadows’ – the history of Australia’s Special Forces’ exhibition. The interview took two parts; firstly the operational aspects of missions in Afghanistan, secondly the impact on families and individually.  View here. 

Video 1: From the Shadows - (see 15:10 mark for Kevin's interview). 

Video 2: From the Shadows - (see 08:50 mark for Kevin's interview). 

Podcasts

 

September 2018 – Kevin was interviewed on The Rotary Wing Show podcast to talk about mental health in aircrew. With so much to talk about, it was split into two episodes - Part 1 is Kevin’s operational history that gives some context to Part 2, which is the mental illness episode.

Part 1 - Click here

Part 2 - Click here

September 2019 – Kevin was interviewed on Up For a Chat as part of the Wellness Couch collection. You can listen to that podcast here.

October 2019 - Kevin gave a keynote presentation at the inaugural Frontline Mental Health Conference held in Townsville. Following the presentation, Kevin sat down for a very candid interview on Pebble in the Pond podcast. You can access that podcast here.

 

 

Social Media

 

September 2018 – Kevin was interviewed as part of the launch for the Stand Tall 4 Post Traumatic Stress convoy. It’s a quick (less than 2 mins) snapshot of what Kevin talks about and why. It had over 25,000 global hits on social media during the 3 week convoy. To view click here

November 2018 - Following Kevin’s presentation to the Commonwealth Superannuation Corporation they released a short video which captures the essence of Kevin’s message encouraging courageous and compassionate conversations around mental illness. 

Here’s a link to the video on the CSC LinkedIn page.

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