Stories That Heal
Stories That Heal is a free monthly event featuring local authors who have written books about their experience with mental illness. Authors read excerpts from their book and participate in a Q&A session. The Stories That Heal author series takes place at the City of Asylum bookstore on Pittsburgh’s North Side.
April 18, 2018: Jordan Corcoran (Listen Lucy, Write It Out)
May 23, 2018: K. Rose Quayle (Look Left, Walk Green)
June 21, 2018: Lindsey Smith (Eat Your Feelings: The Food Mood Girl’s Guide to Transforming Your Emotional Eating)
July 25, 2018: Abeer Hoque (Olive Witch: A Memoir)
If you’re interested in attending, please RSVP.
Green Light Gala for Mental Illness
The Green Light Gala for Mental Illness is a statewide event held in Pittsburgh that shines a light on the need for better awareness of mental health. The inaugural black-tie event was held December 1, 2016 at the Heinz History Center in Pittsburgh’s Strip District. Planning is currently underway for the second Green Light Gala, which is scheduled for December 2018.