I improve mental health & suicide prevention outcomes through

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I improve mental health & suicide prevention outcomes through

Hello, I’m Misha.

I’m a published and award-winning advocate, social entrepreneur, and speaker in mental health and suicide prevention. My own experiences with mental health challenges became the foundation of my career, motivating, informing, and grounding my pursuits. Since those challenges, I’ve dedicated myself to pursuing systemic improvements to mental healthcare.

The common thread of my career has been to bring principles of consumer autonomy and user-oriented design to mental healthcare, with the goal of improving treatment and prevention outcomes; however, my training, roles, and focuses have spanned a diverse cross-section of many industries.

I trust my work will convey a theme:

Tireless action, driven by passion, handled with great attentiveness, begetting notable results, and predicated on an endless desire for self-taught knowledge.

my expertise has been featured in

Visual Media

The 60th Annual Grammy Awards

The S Word Documentary

The Mental Health Channel

Live Through This

Art With Impact

News Media

U.S. News & World Report

The Wall Street Journal

The Boston Globe

National Public Radio

The Arizona Republic


Town Halls


The Clinton Foundation

The Jed Foundation

Pace University

Task Forces

The American Psychological Association

The American Association of Suicidology

The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

New York State’s Office of the Governor

New York State’s Suicide Prevention Office

Policy Change

The 115th United States Congress

The Department of Health & Human Services

The Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration


The Annual International Urgent & Emergency Mental Healthcare Summit

The American Association of Suicidology

The American Psychological Association

New York State Suicide Prevention Conference

The George Washington University

promoting mental health as a micro-influencer


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