Inside the program teaching influencers to talk about mental health

Inside the program teaching influencers to talk about mental health

Imagine a virtual room of social media influencers tasked with discussing mental health and well-being. 

Depending on how you feel about the influencer economy, you might be curious or cynical. Such a meeting could be just another photo op for a timeline that needs a touch more sincerity or vulnerability. Or it could be a chance to harness social media platforms for good by sparking stigma-free conversations about mental health. It might even amount to nothing at all. 

Held this summer, that digital gathering was in fact a multi-week training for 100 influencers who collectively reach 110 million people on platforms like Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok. Participants included the comedian Tre Melvin, model and scientist Megan Pormer, and poet Mahogany BrowneRead more…

More about Mental Health, Social Media, Influencers, Social Good, and Web Culture

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Next Post

Take an extra 20% off these 10 massage devices on sale

Relaxing is a lot easier said than done, but a massage device can bring the spa vibes to you. The following tools, including massage guns, massaging footrests, massage pillows, and more, are all on sale as of September 21. You’ll also get an extra 20% off if you enter the […]

Subscribe US Now