I have spoken about mental illness and love at a wide range of events. Below are a few noteworthy talks with video clips when available.
I am a strong believer in speaking up about mental illness, and am open to future speaking opportunities. Visit the Contact Me portion of this website to be in touch if you are interested in pursuing a speaking opportunity.
-The Moth Main Stage, at Cooper Union in New York City in February 2013. Video produced by thnkrtv
-SMITH Magazine 6-Word Memoir Storytelling Event, at the 92nd Street Y in New York City in February 2012. Video produced by SMITH Magazine
-TEDxMonterey "Leading Out" Conference in April 2013. Video produced by TEDxMonterey
-Keynote speaker at "Link Up And Live," the 2013 Gala and Fundraiser for Crisis Link
, the Northern Virginia Suicide Hotline.