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In Our Own Voice
Thursday, October 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Storytelling is one of the most effective and powerful ways that we change the mental health conversation. Join us as two NAMI Central Texas speakers share about their own personal lived experience. In Our Own Voice presenters change the preconceived ideas people have about mental illness. They will describe the realities of living with a mental health condition and share their moving message of hope. Come learn about what it’s really like to live with mental illness and experience the power of storytelling to heal, inspire, and create connection.
Anna Moselle Reed
Studied Media Arts and Management Communication at Emerson College in Boston. She is originally from Northern California and grew up in the Texas Hill Country. Anna has lived in Austin for the past 13 years and works at the University of Texas at Austin. She loves to travel, take photographs, dance and most of all spend time with her family and friends. Anna is a fierce mental health advocate and honored to be able to tell her story of recovery.
Tosin Anjorin is a Nigerian immigrant that was raised in Houston. She is a 4th year student studying Human Development and Family Sciences at UT-Austin. She is a published model and hobbyist writer. Her interests include the arts, child development, mental health and human rights advocacy.