Revealing Terezia Farkas: the power of overcoming depression
Award winning Canadian author Terezia Farkas is helping millions deal with depression. She is uniquely qualified to offer advice because of her own experience with severe depression.
Terezia Farkas is an international best-selling author, writer for the Huffington Post and CNN, and columnist of Depression Help. Terezia is a Director of the Lived Experience National Executive of CDRIN (Canadian Depression Research and Intervention Network). Terezia Farkas was invited to attend the Global Crisis of Depression Summit offered by The Economist at Kings Place in London on November 25, 2014. Some notable speakers were Kofi A Anan, the 7th former Secretary General of the UN, and Alastair Campbell, former press secretary for British Prime Minister Tony Blair.
A depression survivor, Terezia offers insights and practical guidance for dealing with depression. She knows that depression is a tough, emotional topic for many people. Denials, misunderstandings, and fear all contribute to the stigma. That’s why talking about depression is so important.
Terezia speaks openly about her struggle with depression. Her message has been carried worldwide. Terezia Farkas has been quoted in The Globe & Mail, The Express Tribune, and Outlook India. Minnesota Public Radio News, the Boston Globe, CBS, FOX, ABC, and KHQ. She created Action on Depression, a campaign raising funds for the Canadian Mental Health Association.
Terezia Farkas offers a heart-centred approach to healing and firmly believes that self-love is an important key for freeing oneself from depression. As a depression advocate, Terezia is helping erase stigma and bring hope to millions.
If you’re interested in following what she’s up to, you can do so at www.tereziafarkas.com
Terezia is available for interviews and other guest appearances.