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Mental Health Awareness Speakers

Mental health issues and mental health awareness continue to gain exposure across the world, aided most recently by mainstream films and television shows and the ever-expanding reaches of social media. Businesses, communities and families across the UK are discussing mental health, emotional well-being, personal development and resilience with the aim of fostering a mentally healthy society. Mental health awareness speakers are perfectly placed to initiate these conversations, creating a forum for healthy discussion and offering valuable insights, fresh perspectives and new foundations from which we can all build towards that goal.

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Mental Health Awareness Speakers: Empowering Conversations for Well-being

Angharad George-Carey

Angharad George-Carey

Filmmaker & Writer

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Ashley Edwards

Ashley Edwards

Mental Health Expert, Technology Innovator, Startup & Corporate Advisor

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Cara de Lange

Cara de Lange

Burnout Expert, Author, Wellbeing consultant

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Charles Clark

Charles Clark

Speaker and Mindset Expert

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Dominic McGregor

Dominic McGregor

Co-founder of Social Chain, Fearless Adventures & Academy and Mental Health Advocate

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Dr Etienne Van Der Walt

Dr Etienne Van Der Walt

Clinical Neurologist & CEO of Neurozone

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Elliot Barnes-Worrell

Elliot Barnes-Worrell

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Emilie Bellet

Emilie Bellet

Entrepreneur & Author, Founder of Vestpod

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Emma Howarth

Emma Howarth

Author & Keynote Speaker

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Erim Kaur

Erim Kaur

Founder of Hair ByErim & Sikh Influencer

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Gail Porter

Gail Porter

Television Personality & Presenter

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Hamish de Bretton-Gordon OBE VR

Hamish de Bretton-Gordon OBE VR

Expert In Chemical, Biological, Radiological & Nuclear (CBRN) Weapons

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Ife Thomas

Ife Thomas

Author & Motivational Speaker

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Jeremy Schwartz

Jeremy Schwartz

The Sustainability CEO

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Jessica Boston

Jessica Boston

Award Winning Hypnotherapist, Trauma Informed Coach and Artist

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Jonny Benjamin MBE

Jonny Benjamin MBE

Award-winning Mental Health Campaigner, Film Producer, Public Speaker, Writer & Vlogger

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Jonny Wilkinson CBE

Jonny Wilkinson CBE

Former English Rugby Union Player, Sports Personality

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Josh Littlejohn MBE

Josh Littlejohn MBE

Social Entrepreneur

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Kim Davis

Kim Davis

Leading Broadcaster, Journalist, and Entrepreneur

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Laura Hearn

Laura Hearn

Journalist & Mental Health Consultant

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Lauren Wasser

Lauren Wasser

Fashion’s Girl with the Golden Legs

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Marvyn Harrison

Marvyn Harrison

Founders Of Dope Black Dads

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Mirela Sula

Mirela Sula

Founder and CEO of GLOBAL WOMAN CLUB

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Neil Laybourn

Neil Laybourn

Health & Wellbeing Expert, Consultant & Speaker

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Nicky Abdinor

Nicky Abdinor

Clinical Psychologist, Founder Of The Non-profit Organisation, Nicky’s Drive

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Payzee Mahmod

Payzee Mahmod

Payzee Mahmod draws on her experiences as a child marriage survivor and a human rights activist to raise awareness, influence policy, and empower victims.

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Petra Velzeboer

Petra Velzeboer

Mental Health Expert, Psychotherapist, HR Consultant, TedX Speaker & CEO of Mental Health Consultancy, PVL

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Poppy Jamie

Poppy Jamie

Entrepreneur, Podcast Host, Mindfulness & Mental Wellbeing Speaker

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Samantha Clarke

Samantha Clarke

Innovator, Speaker, and Creative Scientist

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Shaparak Khorsandi

Shaparak Khorsandi

Comedian, Author, Speaker & Humanitarian

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Terroll  Lewis

Terroll Lewis

Businessman & Author

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Will Young

Will Young

Renowned Musician, Performer & Podcaster

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What is Mental Health?

Mental health refers to the state of an individual’s emotional, psychological and social well-being and ultimately affects every facet of their lives. How a person thinks, feels and acts through daily functions, relationships and long-term goals is governed by the state of their mental health, whilst equally being affected by it. Having good mental health allows people to cope better with stress, work more productively and make more positive contributions towards themselves and those around them. Conversely, suffering from mental health issues not only makes all of those things more difficult, but mental illness and imbalance are amongst the most difficult topics for people to talk about, even between their closest family and friends.

What is a Mental Health Awareness Speaker?

Mental health awareness speakers from Kruger Cowne are professional or highly experienced individuals who talk about their expertise and insights into mental well-being, their understandings of mental illness and the issues surrounding mental health. A good speaker on mental health issues will tend to share their personal experiences, research results and practical strategies to help their audiences understand, empathise with and manage various aspects of mental health.

What Kind of Topics Does a Mental Health Awareness Speaker Cover?

 

Addictions & Substance Abuse:

Addiction and substance abuse speakers discuss the impacts of addiction on mental health, share stories of their own or their peers’ recoveries and offer strategies that can help to prevent or treat substance abuse and related disorders.

Happiness & Positivity:

Speakers talking about happiness and positivity focus on the science behind what makes people happy and the benefits of positive thinking. They share technique to cultivate gratitude, optimism and resilience and work towards a more powerful and positive outlook on all aspects of life.

PTSD & Trauma:

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and Trauma speakers address the effects of traumatic experiences on mental health, discuss coping mechanisms and provide useful insights into the types of treatment and support systems available to those that need them.

Stress Management:

Speakers on stress management will often share research-backed strategies and practices to manage stress more effectively and promote mindfulness, self-care and relaxation. Stress and anxiety are some of the most widely underrated forms of mental entanglement, and stress management speakers aim to bring their audiences into the fold so that we can all learn to cope with stress more efficiently.

Suicide Prevention:

Suicide prevention speakers aim to raise awareness about the risks associated with attempted suicide and the emotional, social and mental consequences resulting from suicide. They talk about the warning signs, intervention strategies and recovery practices and emphasise the importance of empathy for those in crisis.

Building Emotional Resilience:

Mental health awareness speakers addressing emotional resilience focus on the importance of developing personal trust and the inner strength required to navigate life’s challenges. They cover practical strategies to promote these traits as well as those associated with adapting to change and bouncing back from adversity. Building emotional resilience is all about personal growth and self-awareness.

Navigating Grief & Loss:

Speakers on grief and loss encourage the audience to engage with the complex emotions and challenges that we face in our darkest times. They share personal stories, provide interesting insights into how and why we grieve and offer practical coping strategies to help people heal. They aim to educate and empower people so that they can find a renewed sense of meaning in life.

Dealing with Anxiety & Depression:

Mental health awareness speakers focusing on anxiety and depression tend to explore the prevalence and the signs and symptoms of stress and negative self-perceptions. They discuss the importance of early intervention, effective treatment options and address coping strategies that aim to break the stigma and encourage open conversations about what is arguably the most common mental health issue today.

 

What is Mental Health Awareness Week All About in the UK?

Established in the UK in 2001 by the Mental Health Foundation, Mental Health Awareness Week is an annual event that takes place each May. The campaign promotes positive mental health and wellbeing by encouraging people to talk about their mental health, share their experiences and seek appropriate support while reducing the stigma and discrimination surrounding mental health issues. 

Each year, Mental Health Awareness Week in the UK focuses on a specific theme such as stress, loneliness, sleep, body image or nature and organises events and activities in line with that theme. These can include talks, workshops, meditation sessions, art and music therapy, fundraising and more.

 

How Do I Find a Mental Health Speaker That Meets My Needs?

To find the right mental health awareness speaker, consider your audience, event objectives and budget and then explore your options with Kruger Cowne.

We’ve listed a few fantastic mental health awareness speakers here but if you’re looking for someone specific or you don’t know where to start, we’re here to help.

We’re available 9am-5pm, Monday to Friday and ready to answer any questions you have by phone, email or social DMs.

 

Why use Kruger Cowne, and why are we different?

Based in the UK, Kruger Cowne have been providing world-class speakers to brands, businesses, conferences and private venues across the world for over 25 years. We’re dedicated to delivering an exceptional experience each and every time and we pride ourselves on our commitment to connecting our clients with the perfect speaker for their corporate or private events. Along with that experience, Kruger Cowne clients also benefit from:

An Extensive Roster:

We have access to a wide range of mental health awareness speakers from various backgrounds including psychologists, psychiatrists, authors, activists, social media personalities and influencers. With access to more names and more expertise, we’re able to find the perfect match for your event and offer speakers that meet event objectives and exceed audience expectations.

Personalized Service:

We prioritize understanding our clients’ unique goals and preferences to ensure the best possible speakers for their events. Our experienced team works closely with clients through the booking process, providing tailored recommendations and support to guarantee a seamless experience throughout the journey from enquiry to delivery.

Quality Assurance:

As an accredited member of the International Association of Speaker Bureaus, we are committed to maintaining the highest standards in quality and professionalism. Our speakers are carefully vetted for their expertise, presentation skills and their ability to engage and inspire their audiences. This ensures that our clients and their guests receive not only knowledgeable speakers, but also captivating and impactful presentations to suit.

Global Reach:

With a network of speakers from around the world, we cater to clients across a multitude of industries and almost all geographical locations. This international scope allows us to accommodate cultural sensitivities and diverse perspectives, enhancing the relevance and resonance of the messages that our mental health awareness speakers discuss.

Long-standing Reputation:

Twenty-five years’ experience in the speaking industry has earned us a reputation for reliability, professionalism and excellence. Our clients can trust us to consistently deliver memorable speakers that inspire, educate and empower their audiences.

 

How much does a mental health awareness speaker cost, and how do I book one?

The cost of a mental health awareness speaker varies depending on a number of factors, such as the speaker’s experience, the topic in question, the event’s duration, the location, the format of the event and the means of travel. For the most accurate quotes and the easiest way to book a speaker, contact our team and we’ll guide you through the process and provide recommendations that best suit your event’s requirements. Contact us for all your 

Choosing A Speaker For Your Mental Health Event

If you’re looking for a speaker who will be able to educate, inspire and leave a lasting impression on an audience, turn to Kruger Cowne. Whether you’re a business owner who wants to encourage a workforce to be more open or an events manager who is sourcing speakers for a big talk, we have the right talent for you.

We have an entire roster of mental health speakers, all of whom have experienced and learnt from problems relating to psychological wellbeing or are highly experienced in the mental health and wellness fields.

Our passionate and experienced speakers are available to be booked for all online events, panel discussions and workshops, as well as in-person events and Q&A sessions. Here’s a list of just some of our keynote speakers:

If you would like to get a better feel for our complete roster of virtual online speakers, feel free to browse through our site. If you would like to book one of our speakers today for your Mental Health Awareness Week event, please feel free to get in touch and we will get the process started for you.

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