TED-style Talk at NATCON

In April of 2017 I delivered a TED-style talk at the National Council for Behavioral Health NATCON conference in Seattle, Washington.

TEDx - Being Brave Saves Lives

In October of 2016 I was invited to give a TEDx talk in California. 

The Moth Storyslam 

In January of 2016 I threw my name in the hat to tell a story about "Courage," the theme of that evening's show. I was selected first and told a 5 minute story about how my illness led me to create This Is My Brave.


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Upcoming Talks


University of South Florida

Thursday, April 25th @ 11am

Jennifer will share her story of recovery and mental illness and her resulting advocacy efforts to eliminate stigma surrounding mental illness. She will also share with the audience a recent short documentary film highlighting the impact of This Is My Brave.

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Monday, May 6th

Jennifer will speak as part of the Panel: Raising the Bar in Maternal Health @ 11:15am


A Weekend with Women Who Amaze

Jennifer speaks on Saturday, May 11th @ 11:05am


The Brain Foundation annual dinner

Jennifer will keynote this local non-profit’s fundraising dinner. The Brain Foundation of Fairfax County, VA provides affordable housing for those suffering from serious brain diseases through Laura's House.