Events


Upcoming book launches (live and online), speaking engagements and other events that Dr Mel Baker will be doing in the near future will be listed here. Also events relating to my short film.

SAY MY NAME screenings

World Premiere

Saturday 12 August 2023 from 10pm
at Victoria Garden’s Cove, Rancho Cucamonga, Southern California USA

Swedish International Film Festival in October 2023
for BEST First Time Filmmaker

West Dallas International Film Festival on 22 January 2024
winning PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD
(and Best Drama Short & Best Actress)

Robinson Film Awards on 13 April 2024
winner of BEST SCREENPLAY

BRAINSTORM Mental Health Podcast

Host of BRAINSTORM, Guy Rowlison, had a great conversation with me about my younger life, and how to overcome obstacles that we may find ourselves up against. After all, anything is possible.

Dr Mel Baker on Brainstorm podcast

FINDING HOPE PODCAST – HOPE 103.2FM

During October 2022, a 4-part series of my life story was released on the Finding Hope podcast with Georgia Free.

finding hope story episode 1

Part 1: Finding hope through childhood abuse

Part 2: listen here, also on Apple, Google, Spotify, Amazon music

Part 3: listen here, also available on the above

Part 4: listen here, also available on the above

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA BOOK LAUNCH 1

It was an incredible Sunday afternoon experience to remember. Our time together was a wonderful expression of a shared experience filled with hope and inspiration.

At this event, we raised $470 for the homeless through the charity StreetHeart as well as donated the unopened cold drinks and food from the event. Nothing went to waste!

The video presentation, photographs, reading and live talk from the event is available to watch above.

LIVE RADIO INTERVIEW

Listen to Mel Baker on live radio with 3QUIRKSANDATURK about transforming self.

The full radio hour on 89.3FM – 29th July 2022.

OR a shortened version on LivingWell Talks: Transforming self from the bottom of the pit (also available on Apple, Spotify or Google podcasts).