Mental Health Conferences
Mental Health Conference organizers who hire Stephanie Marie:
- Hear a powerful story of perseverance of a woman with bipolar disorder (type I) who went on to enjoy a productive, thriving life
- Help those suffering with mental health conditions learn powerful techniques to reduce anxiety and stress, and increase their coping skills.
- Learn more about the inside story of life in a state hospital from a person who has lived the experience.
Most Popular Keynote and Half-Day Seminar Programs:
The Untold Story of Psychiatric Institutionalization
Stephanie Marie was hospitalized for more than a year in a state hospital where she experienced many traumatic situations. It took her years to heal from some of this trauma. Stephanie Marie gives you the inside story of what it is really like to be institutionalized at the state level. With wisdom and humor, she shares her painful story with her audiences.
Managing Bipolar Disorder for Success in Life!
Stephanie Marie will talk about her challenging journey with bipolar disorder and how she applies different mental wellness techniques for success. She has learned to thrive in her life despite having a debilitating mental health condition and she shares with audiences an inside look at her day to day life and how she manages to flourish.
Finding Resilience to Move Forward Even in the Face of a Serious Mental Illness
Stephanie Marie will talk about her harrowing journey with bipolar disorder, her entanglement with the legal system and her year-long institutionalization in a state hospital where she endured many traumas. Despite these painful years, Stephanie Marie tells the tale of how she got back on her feet and began to thrive again.
Stamping out Stigma:
How We Can Create a More Nurturing, Inclusive World
The stigma and shame with mental health challenges can be crippling. Stephanie Marie shares her journey with these issues, as well as her life with bipolar disorder. She offers ideas on how we can shift the stigma and shame in our culture to one of compassion.