Amanda LaPera regulary speaks about mental illness at conventions, conferences and special events. She also does readings of her book at select book signings.
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Amanda LaPera speaking at the The Gathering on Mental Health and the Church on October 15, 2015, hosted by Saddleback Church, the Catholic Archdiose, and National Alliance on Mental Health, Orange County, California Affiliate. Her speech begins at 14:10 in the recording.
July 20, 2014 at the Universal Unitarian Church in Fullerton, California
Note: This is not a video. Only audio is available at this time.
Writers' Row Celebrates Women Writers in Los Angeles at The Last Bookstore on August 10, 2011. This video features Amanda LaPera reading one of her poems from a collection dedicated to understanding mental illness.
"Losing Dad" author Amanda LaPera discusses her award-winning book, its inspiration, her involvement with the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), and other topics.