Combat veteran Bryan Adams, from Active Minds Speakers Bureau, talks about resilience and mental health

2013-03-04 by

The UAA Integrated Suicide Prevention Initiative hosted combat veteran Bryan Adams, part of the Active Minds Speakers Bureau.

Active Minds Inc. is a nonprofit organization supporting a national network of students who organize campus-based chapters focused on mental health education.

The UAA Active Minds chapter is a group of students, staff and faculty involved in mental health advocacy and campus events that work to change negative perceptions about mental health disorders on our campus.

While visiting UAA, Bryan discussed his personal journey as a combat veteran and a college student as well as his experiences with mental health. For more information, contact Becky with the UAA Center for Behavioral Health Services at (907) 786-6381 or

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For More Information:

Active Minds
Bryan Adams bio
UAA Connects
UAA Integrated Suicide Prevention Initiative website
UAA Active Minds
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Green and Gold News
Story announcing Bryan Adams talk Feb. 21, 2013