Mike Veny

Mike Veny

My mission is to empower people to connect authentically.

Mike Veny is America's leading mental health speaker and a high energy drum circle facilitator. He delivers educational, engaging, and entertaining presentations to meetings and conferences throughout the world.

Fee Range: Available Upon Request
Travels from New York City, NY

For more information about booking Mike Veny, visit
http://www.speakermatch.com/profile/mikeveny

Or call SpeakerMatch at 1-866-372-8768.

Mike Veny
Mike Veny - Motivational Speaker

My mission is to empower people to connect authentically.

Mike Veny is America's leading mental health speaker and a high energy drum circle facilitator. He delivers educational, engaging, and entertaining presentations to meetings and conferences throughout the world.

Fee Range: Available Upon Request
Travels from New York City, NY

Affiliations:
  • The National Speakers Association
  • Toastmasters International
Mike Veny - Motivational Speaker

Mike Veny

My mission is to empower people to connect authentically.

Mike Veny is America's leading mental health speaker and a high energy drum circle facilitator. He delivers educational, engaging, and entertaining presentations to meetings and conferences throughout the world.

Fee Range: Available Upon Request
Travels from: New York City, NY

Affiliations:
  • The National Speakers Association
  • Toastmasters International

For more information about booking Mike Veny,
Visit http://www.speakermatch.com/profile/mikeveny/
Or call SpeakerMatch at 1-866-372-8768.

Blog Postings

9 Quick and Easy Depression Resources Online

According to the National Institute of Mental Health, depression is one of the most common mental health conditions that you can live with. Approximately seven percent of the population in the United States of America lives with depression. In my opinion, the percentage is actually much higher because so many people are ashamed to admit […] The post 9 Quick and Easy Depression Resources Online appeared first on Transforming Stigma™. ...

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How to Prevent Suicide Through Selfless Storytelling

“I don’t think people realize the power one person can have to change a situation or impact someone’s life.” – Lizzie Valasquez When I think about how to prevent suicide, one of the keys is to get into the habit of sharing selfless stories. Share those stories that show you in a not-so-positive light. These […] The post How to Prevent Suicide Through Selfless Storytelling appeared first on Transforming Stigma™. ...

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How to Become a Motivational Speaker for Youth – Part 2

This following article was created from my podcast, The Mike Veny Show. This is from episode 2, How to Become a Professional Motivational Speaker for Youth Events. I invite you to listen to this episodeon iTunes, Stitcher, Sound Cloud, or below. It’s the second part of a series. If you haven’t done so, read part 1… Please […] The post How to Become a Motivational Speaker for Youth – Part 2 appeared first on Transforming Stigma™. ...

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How to Become a Motivational Speaker for Youth – Part 1

This following article was created from my podcast, The Mike Veny Show. This is from episode 2, How to Become a Professional Motivational Speaker for Youth Events. I invite you to listen to this episodeon iTunes, Stitcher, Sound Cloud, or below. Please remember to leave a comment at the bottom. Ever since I began speaking at youth […] The post How to Become a Motivational Speaker for Youth – Part 1 appeared first on Transforming Stigma™. ...

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Primordial Sound Meditation Mantra, Technique, & Secrets

In the interview that follows, I had an incredible opportunity to interview Sarah McLean, the founder of the McLean Meditation Institute in Sedona, Arizona. Initially I reached out to Sarah to discuss Primordial Sound Meditation. This is the style of meditation that I have been practicing for over two years. It has been a critical part of my […] The post Primordial Sound Meditation Mantra, Technique, & Secrets appeared first on Transforming Stigma™. ...

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Meditation and Mental Health: Learn to How Meditate

In the interview that follows, I had an incredible opportunity to interview Sarah McLean, the founder of the McLean Meditation Institute in Sedona, Arizona. Initially I reached out to Sarah to discuss Primordial Sound Meditation. This is the style of meditation that I have been practicing for over two years. It has been a critical part of my […] The post Meditation and Mental Health: Learn to How Meditate appeared first on Transforming Stigma™. ...

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My Favorite TED Talks on Mental Health

The Highs and Lows of Life – Hakeem Rahim My good friend Hakeem Rahim shares his deeply personal story about mental illness. What makes Hakeem a unique presenter is how powerful and poetic he is. Most importantly, he paints a great picture of what it feels like to have a manic episode and live with bipolar disorder.   […] The post My Favorite TED Talks on Mental Health appeared first on Transforming Stigma™. ...

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TED Talk on Mental Health: Mental Illness is an Asset

Here’s a the presentation that I delivered at TEDxNormal on November 7th, 2015. The theme of the event was “Anything But Normal!”  Here’s a transcript of my presentation: “How well do you understand your own thoughts, feelings, and behavior? For our discussion today I’d like to go over a few terms that I’ll be using. […] The post TED Talk on Mental Health: Mental Illness is an Asset appeared first on Transforming Stigma™. ...

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The Truth About Becoming a Paid Mental Health Speaker

When people ask me what I do for a living, here’s what I say: I talk about my issues and I hit stuff! After a moment of silence, most people then ask me to elaborate. I then explain that I am a professional drummer and a mental health speaker. The career path for a professional […] The post The Truth About Becoming a Paid Mental Health Speaker appeared first on Transforming Stigma™. ...

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Practice Gratitude Daily to Relieve Anxiety

Anxiety can be frustrating and paralyzing. Although everyone experiences anxiety at some point or another, it becomes a real problem when it has a profoundly negative impact on your life. Yes, it’s normal to worry about things. Yes, it’s normal to feel fear. When worry and fear rule your very existence, however, it can make […] The post Practice Gratitude Daily to Relieve Anxiety appeared first on Transforming Stigma™. ...

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