My Recovery: Video Interview on Men’s Depression Website

Wanted to let everyone know about the men’s depression website my work launched last month. The site, HeadsUpGuys, is a resource built to support men in their fight against depression by providing tips, tools, information about professional services, and stories of success….

Recovery from depression: Five years after my suicide attempt

Today is an anniversary of sorts. Five years ago on January 17, 2010, I tried to end my life. Depression had erased the person I use to be and I had lost the ability to feel happiness, joy and hope….

It's mo time baby! - Support Movember and Men's Mental Health

It’s mo time baby! – Support Movember and Men’s Mental Health

It’s been a few months since I made a post to MHPOV. I’ve been working for the Men’s Depression and Suicide Network  to create a website that gives men practical tips to manage and prevent depression. It’s coming along, and I…

New Job with Movember Funded Men’s Depression and Suicide Network

I’ve started a new position working as project coordinator to develop a new men’s depression website! Been a busy week settling into my new job. So far everything looks great and I’m really looking forward to working with my new…

Radio Interview about Mental Health for VGH Foundation

I’ll be on the radio 3:30-4pm PST, this afternoon, Mar 6th. You can listen in live on CKNW (980AM, in Vancouver). There will be a series of interviews from 3pm-7pm hosted by Jon McComb to help raise funds for the VGH Foundation…

Raising Funds for VGH & UBC Hospital Foundation

Raising Funds for VGH & UBC Hospital Foundation

I’ve shared my story with the Vancouver General Hospital (VGH) and University of British Columbia (UBC) Foundation to help raise funds for a new mental health centre at VGH. The campaign involves a wide range of mental health stakeholders, including…

Joining Partners for Mental Health!

Joining Partners for Mental Health!

I am excited this week to announce that I am joining Partners for Mental Health (PFMH) as a Community Correspondent! PFMH is a Canadian charitable organization that promotes mental health awareness and fundraising campaigns, focusing on workplace and youth mental…

Photography Featured on Broken Light

Photography Featured on Broken Light

The Broken Light: Photography Collective was founded by Danielle Hark and is a website dedicated to showcasing works by those affected by mental illness. A new photo is highlighted everyday. So far I’ve had two photos featured! Hope to send more in the…