David is a stand up comic, speaker and counselor. He’s available to give a humorous mental health keynote presentation and/or breakout session at your conference or event. His presentations include:
I’m OK But YOU Need Professional Help: Using Humor to Fight Stigma
What’s so funny about mental health?
In this hilarious presentation, counselor and stand up comic David Granirer, who himself suffers from depression, looks at how comedy builds confidence and busts the stigma around mental illness. He’ll show you mental health from a totally different perspective while uplifting, inspiring and educating your conference attendees.
David will do comedy about his recovery story and tell you about Stand Up For Mental Health, his award-winning program teaching comedy to people with mental health issues. And through video clips, you’ll get to see his comics creating recovery – one laugh at a time!
So often conferences bring in experts to talk about mental illness. This is a chance to actually hear from the people who have it. And what they have to say will surprise, delight, and uplift you!
Getting The Laughs You Need!
In today’s world of mental health, change, stress and tension are major challenges to everyone’s wellbeing! Laughter is the cure, the best medicine, a cod liver oil for the soul. But unlike cod liver a dose of laughter is not only good for you, it also feels good to take!
- How to use humor to overcome burnout.
- How humor lessens the effects of trauma.
- How humor builds self-esteem.
- How to help clients use humor to generate insight.
- How your people can use humor to turn their dysfunctions into strengths
- How humor can help combat public stigma.