My Interview with Comedian David Granirer

August 31, 2021 Earl Thomas "The VOICE" Season 1 Episode 14
My Interview with Comedian David Granirer
Show Notes

Welcome to VOICE POWER I am happy to have your company today. On episode 9 SUCCESS THROUGH DEPRESSION I introduced you to my  stand-up comedy instructor David Granirer. Today he is my very SPECIAL Guest on episode 14. David is  a counsellor and stand up comedian who experiences depression.  David is a recipient of The Champion of Mental Health Award. These national awards recognize individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the advancement of Mental Health in Canada. David also received a Life Unlimited Award from the Depression Bipolar Support Alliance. The award honors individuals who exemplify a life unlimited by depression or bipolar disorder actively working to help others do the same.  He also received  The Welcome Back Award from The National Council for Behavioural Health for his work using comedy to de-stigmatize mental illness.

David’s heart to help others who go through mental health issues is demonstrated by his teaching stand up comedy to people with mental health issues as a way of building confidence and fighting public stigma. He is the President at Stand Up For Mental Health in Vancouver, British Columbia. David  Directs Stand Up For Mental Health programs in partnership with mental health organizations in over 50 cities in Canada, the USA, and Australia.  David  is featured in the VOICE Award winning documentary Cracking Up.  SMH is also featured in the award-winning Australian documentary Crack Up. David also was presented The  Meritorious Service Medal from the Governor General of Canada, and was recognized as one of the 150 Canadian Difference Makers in mental health.

David's offer:  http://smhcomedysociety.org
The VOICE Award winning documentary Cracking Up                             https://youtu.be/HLksbEe_Y48
David's Take on Stigma

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Thank you for joining VOICE POWER today & I am always glad to be with you. Please send your questions & comments to  dukeearl@shaw.ca & I will design future episodes based on your thoughts, comments, or questions. Have yourself a wonderful day & share your smile, you never know how much your smile & kindness will make a difference in someone else’s life.
Best regards,
Earl Thomas "The VOICE"
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