Mental Health Awareness Week: Speaker Michael Landsberg Found His Calling
At the event, Landsberg spoke frankly about his own struggles with mental illness. Afterward, he opened up the floor to a question and answer forum where he encouraged the audience to share their experiences, as well. As he explains in many of his talks, it is important to remove the negative stigma associated with mental health—and having open and honest talks about it helps to achieve that goal. Landsberg also approaches his talks on the subject in a novel way. Instead of presenting a purely somber talk, he injects humor and lighthearted anecdotes into his speeches. While he treats mental health awareness as a serious issue—he also finds a way to make the discussion positive and engaging for the audience.
Landsberg has become a trusted voice on the subject, and his fun and interactive talks are popular with a myriad of different audiences. He shares personal anecdotes and life stories to liven up his speeches, and encourages audience interaction. Landsberg customizes his talks to fit his audiences, ensuring that all of his presentations provide takeaways that resonate long after the event is over.