Speaking & Training

I would love a chance to speak at your school, youth group, church, or event! I offer several different talks and trainings:


High School Mental Health Education
(1 hour) (Grades 9-12) (Public or private schools)

Darkest Nights & Living Lights: My story of hope in depression, anxiety, and suicide
(30-60 minutes) (Youth, adults, or parents; also available in an assembly format for high schools)

In The Storm
(30 minutes) (Youth groups, church groups)

Choosing Life: Addressing teen suicide & mental health
(Workshop: 45-75 minutes; Academic Lecture: 2-3 hours)

Youth Events & Guest Preaching

I am also available to speak at youth events and churches, on a wide range of subjects, or through expositional Bible teaching. I would be glad to work with you to discern your group’s needs and share from a biblical foundation.


A Crash Course In Mental Health
(3 hours)

Introduction to Suicide Intervention
(4 hours)

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)
(15 hours over 2 days)

YFC Volunteer Orientation
(2 hours)

In my eight years with YFC/Youth Unlimited, I have developed a robust volunteer orientation, covering YFC history, policies and procedures, listening skills, evangelism, and emergency response. This training is designed to be easily adapted to the wide range of ministry locations in YFC.

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If you would like to book me, please contact me at least four weeks in advance of your event. I am also open to travelling beyond southern Ontario. I can be reached by filling out the form below:

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