Stand Up For Mental Health May 11, 2019

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I’m OK but you need professional help – Creating recovery one laugh at a time

“We use comedy to give mental health consumers a powerful voice and help reduce the stigma and discrimination around mental illness.

“The idea is that laughing at our setbacks raises us above them. It makes people go from despair to hope, and hope is crucial to anyone struggling with adversity. Studies prove that hopeful people are more resilient and also tend to live longer, healthier lives.”

~David Granirer, counselor, stand-up comic, author

Doors Open:     Saturday, May 11th 2019, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Performance:   1:15 pm – 2:30 pm, followed by light refreshments

Place:
   Classroom B4, Raven Song Community Health Centre
   2450 Ontario Street (just off West Broadway, 2 blocks West of Main)

David Granirer is a counselor, stand-up comic, mental health keynote speaker, and author of The Happy Neurotic, How Fear and Angst Can Lead To Happiness and Success. He performs, maintains a counseling practice, and teaches Stand-Up Comedy Clinic at Langara College in Vancouver. Many of his students have gone on to become professional comics, performing at festivals such as Just For Laughs, and on TV shows like Jay Leno and Craig Ferguson

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