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Inspired Keynote Topics

Translating the Unspoken: Suicidality as a Language of Pain

In this presentation, I explain the concept of Community Care as a form of mental health support. Participants are exposed to various strategies and tools to support their loved ones in times of stress with an emphasis on anti-oppressive, culturally humble, and compassionate practices.

Entre Dos Mundos (Between Two Worlds): Surviving Assimilation as a Latine Immigrant

In this presentation, participants gain a deeper understanding of the profound impact of assimilation on the mental well-being of Latine individuals. Specifically, they will learn about the internalization of colorism, racial microaggressions, and oppression as a direct contributor to suicidal ideation among Latine immigrants. By examining these factors, awareness about this community’s unique challenges will be raised.

Protecting Our Mental Health with Community Care

Explore the empowering concept of Community Care as a vital form of mental health support in this presentation. Participants will be introduced to a range of strategies to help their loved ones during times of stress, focusing on anti-oppressive, culturally humble, and compassionate practices.

TOTAL COST PER PRESENTATION: Each 1-hour-and-a-half presentation costs $1,500. Up to 50% of the original cost can be negotiated, depending on specific non-monetary agreements chosen by the client. Access here

 

 

Audiences have used the following words to describe the IMPACT of Ysabel’s speaking:
  • Vulnerable
  • Inspirational
  • Safe
  • Honest
  • Respectful
  • Entertaining
  • Engaging
  • Raw
  • Humorous
  • Lighthearted
  • Useful
  • Uplifting
  • Breaking taboos
  • Clear & simple delivery
  • Comfortable

And one even called her:
“The Human Form of Sunshine”

Audiences have described Ysabel’s speaking as:

  • Vulnerable
  • Inspirational
  • Safe
  • Honest
  • Respectful
  • Entertaining
  • Engaging
  • Raw
  • Humorous
  • Lighthearted
  • Useful
  • Uplifting
  • Breaking taboos
  • Clear & simple delivery
  • Comfortable

And one even called her:

“The Human Form of Sunshine”

Do you need a presenter, panel participant, or interview guest?

Are you looking for someone to bring fresh insights and actionable strategies to your event? Whether you need a dynamic presenter, engaging panel participant, or insightful interview guest, I’m here to offer content that resonates deeply with your audience.

My mission is to transform how we approach mental health and suicide, offering innovative perspectives that foster compassionate and culturally relevant care.

During my talks, I aim to empower mental health practitioners, healthcare professionals, college staff, and young adults by exploring:

  • The social, cultural, and racial dynamics that influence our mental health
  • The vital role of curiosity, validation, and consent in supporting others effectively
  • How systemic conditions and practices impact our overall well-being
  • The transformative power of language in shaping our understanding of mental health and suicide
  • The multifaceted nature of suicidal thoughts and their underlying purposes

Let’s collaborate to bring these crucial conversations to life and inspire radical change in your community.

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