After experiencing severe clinical depression and being hospitalised, I was on the precipice of taking my own life.
Now, resiliently recovered, and after receiving deep learning from this powerful experience, I optimistically and successfully rebuilt my mental health, mental wealth, wellbeing and confidence.
My life mission is now focused on helping and saving 500,000 lives from depression and suicide.
I am an agile problem solver, expansive creator and I’m fascinated by human behaviour. I am emotionally intelligent, personable and I consistently deliver valuable solutions.
I love keynote speaking focused on proactive mental health, mental wealth and confidence psychology.
I am energised by connecting and collaborating with open-minded people and progressive organisations creating seamless environments of ideas to action.
I achieved Advertising Sales Executive of the Year Award with United Business Media at The Trader Magazine, in England.
I was awarded with an Honours degree in Psychology and Sociology from The University of Southampton, England and I am the author of the book CONFIDE: The New Psychology of Confidence. How to Power Up after Experiencing Depression. Currently writing my second book: WORK IS MENTAL: Rethinking Future Workplace Mental Health.
I spent several years in action sports industry in Canada, New Zealand, and Australia and built refined knowledge and experience as a pedagog; coaching and mentoring by teaching coaches how to coach effectively. I was a sponsored snowboarder and competed regularly in the slopestyle discipline. I was head trainer for an immersive freestyle snowboarding program in Canada. In New Zealand I coached high performance youth snowboarders at The Remarkables, Queenstown. Some are now global professional athletes.
Thriving on always adding value and building long-term relationships. I am a leader. I am an optimist
My core values are kindness, service, and trust.
I am energised by helping individuals and organisations become greater than the best, delivering measurable and timely results and collaborating with others that share similar values and goals.
Please feel free to contact me directly and we can decipher if our values align so that we can co-create and add value to others at scale.
"I am in awe with Adam's focus on Mental health. I recommend Adam for public speaking events on topics like mental health. I enjoy listening to his personal experiences, and how he overcame depression, and how he keeps a check on himself. I love it and I love him!"
"Thanks Adam for always inspiring me, sharing your insights and looking to always do the right thing".