She has battled an 18-year journey with bi-polar type 1 disorder and alcoholism. Now, she wants to contribute to the mental health dialogue and specifically shed light on bi polar disorder. Driven by her passion to eradicate the stigma and shame associated with mental illness in today’s society, she’s gathering up her courage and sharing her story of resilience with others in an effort to spread hope for those, who like her, struggle with mental illness and substance abuse.
Hosted by Rick Milenthal
She was a powerful life force who lost her battle to chronic depression at 33. Now, her parents have started an organization in her honor to bring healing and encouragement to themselves and others.
Lt. General Michael Ferriter talks leadership, adversity + creating a rally point to find resilience.