Mental Health Advocate, Keynote Speaker and Author
As a highly sought after motivational speaker, Craig Hamilton opens up about his experiences living with Bipolar Disorder.
In 1994, Craig began his career as a broadcaster with ABC Radio and has since commentated on Rugby League, Rugby Union and Cricket at an international level.
In 2000, on the eve of the Sydney Olympic Games, Craig was assigned as a broadcaster. He then he experienced a psychotic episode and was diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder. Having spent 12 days in hospital and embarked on a journey of recovery, Craig has emerged as one of Australia’s most high profile speakers on Mental Health and Lifestyle.
In 2004, Craig his highly acclaimed memoir ‘Broken Open’, which details his account of living with Bipolar Disorder.
In 2012, he released his second book ‘A Better Life’.
Now an internationally sought-after speaker, Craig is open and honest with his audiences, telling them how it is when it comes to mental health issues. His incredible story motivates and inspires those around him, offering hope and encouragement.