Raise the Vibe with Liz Podcast

Bill Bernat, Thriving with Anxiety and Depression

September 09, 2020 Liz Peterson Season 1 Episode 18
Raise the Vibe with Liz Podcast
Bill Bernat, Thriving with Anxiety and Depression
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Raise the Vibe with Liz Podcast
Bill Bernat, Thriving with Anxiety and Depression
Sep 09, 2020 Season 1 Episode 18
Liz Peterson

Bill is a TED speaker and The Moth Radio Hour storyteller focused on helping create more moments of happiness that occur when people connect, particularly around anxiety and depression.
Bill got his start in IT working for NASA and ended it working 16hr days at a successful dot-com. He had a parallel odyssey through depression, addiction, social anxiety, and other islands of growth.After becoming a high achiever in the field of self-destruction, he built a new life clean (11yr). He learned how to live well with his bipolar 2 condition. He developed a new career in technology marketing, helping a tiny startup to seven years of consecutive growth.Bill’s TED talk on How to Connect with Depressed Friends has nearly 2 million views, and his Goalcast video on overcoming social anxiety has over 1 million. He performs an award-winning comedy show about depression and anxiety in the US and Canada. Bill’s media appearances include NPR and NBC.Bill has created NAMI’s signature Brainpower Chronicles depression and anxiety storytelling series. That’s where he and Caroline found they shared a passion for applying marketing principles to personal communications.

Bill will be a panelist at the Vashon Be Prepared/Community Care Team Suicide Prevention event on September 10th at 7pm, livestreaming from www.vashoncenterforthearts.org and vimeo.

More about Bill-
work- https://stayawesome.com/
Ted talk- https://www.ted.com/speakers/bill_bernat

More about Liz-
Work- https://www.lizshealingtouch.com/
Radio Show- https://www.voiceofvashon.org/raise-the-vibe
Facebook- https://www.facebook.com/raisethevibewithliz
Instagram- https://www.instagram.com/raisethevibewithliz/

Support me on Patreon- https://www.patreon.com/user?u=43081730
Thank you!

Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/user?u=43081730)

Show Notes

Bill is a TED speaker and The Moth Radio Hour storyteller focused on helping create more moments of happiness that occur when people connect, particularly around anxiety and depression.
Bill got his start in IT working for NASA and ended it working 16hr days at a successful dot-com. He had a parallel odyssey through depression, addiction, social anxiety, and other islands of growth.After becoming a high achiever in the field of self-destruction, he built a new life clean (11yr). He learned how to live well with his bipolar 2 condition. He developed a new career in technology marketing, helping a tiny startup to seven years of consecutive growth.Bill’s TED talk on How to Connect with Depressed Friends has nearly 2 million views, and his Goalcast video on overcoming social anxiety has over 1 million. He performs an award-winning comedy show about depression and anxiety in the US and Canada. Bill’s media appearances include NPR and NBC.Bill has created NAMI’s signature Brainpower Chronicles depression and anxiety storytelling series. That’s where he and Caroline found they shared a passion for applying marketing principles to personal communications.

Bill will be a panelist at the Vashon Be Prepared/Community Care Team Suicide Prevention event on September 10th at 7pm, livestreaming from www.vashoncenterforthearts.org and vimeo.

More about Bill-
work- https://stayawesome.com/
Ted talk- https://www.ted.com/speakers/bill_bernat

More about Liz-
Work- https://www.lizshealingtouch.com/
Radio Show- https://www.voiceofvashon.org/raise-the-vibe
Facebook- https://www.facebook.com/raisethevibewithliz
Instagram- https://www.instagram.com/raisethevibewithliz/

Support me on Patreon- https://www.patreon.com/user?u=43081730
Thank you!

Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/user?u=43081730)