Mental Health and Disability Advocate

Audience: Colleges, Mental Health Facilities (Non-profit Organizations), Schools for the Blind, Libraries, and other by request.  

Topic(s): Mental Health, Blindness, Suicide Prevention, Anti-Bullying, Wellness, Self-Care, Anxiety, Depression, Book Signing and Q & A (other topics by request).  

Length: 50-minutes (other times by request). 

Best Suited For: Mental Health Month, Disability Awareness Month, and other by request.

Book Mariagrazia by e-mailing: embracingdifferences01@gmail.com or by filling out the contact form.

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2015 – Present

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Speaking History

2011 – Present

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  • New Jersey Counseling Association
  • The College of New Jersey
  • New Jersey Commission For the Blind
  • Barnes & Noble
  • Bergen Community College + More . . .


2011 – Present

  • Douglas Burroughs Professional Commitment Award, May 2019 (Awarded by the Counseling Department at The College of New Jersey).
  • Winner of 2011 Speech Competition (Awarded by Bergen Community College).

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