Mental health advocate and consumer Bill MacPhee, CEO and founder of SZ Magazine, is an inspiring international speaker who talks candidly about his illness and recovery. With great detail and clarity, Bill explains what it is like to be paranoid, have hallucinations, and become frustrated, depressed and suicidal. He helps you understand the disorder known as “youth’s greatest disabler” and how it affects not just the individual, but the entire family. Hear Bill’s message of hope as he talks about his personal journey from a disturbed young adult paralyzed by schizophrenia to a man determined to recover and take back his life.
Bill gets people talking…
See what other people have said after seeing Bill speak:
“Mental illness needs to be brought out of the closet, and the public needs to be educated. Thank you for helping to do just that” - Mahrle L., Kelowna, BC
“As a mother who’s been riding the roller coaster with her son suffering from schizophrenia, Mr. MacPhee’s testimony gave us wonderful insights into this Neverland of distorted realities and illusions.” - Doris M., Montreal
It brought tears to my eyes. You captured the audience and kept them glued to their seats for a full one and a half hours” - Trish H., Syracuse, NY
“Your presentation offered hope and encouragement to family members…and gave a much needed perspective to some law enforcement officers there.” - Donna S., NAMI Louisiana
If you would like to book Bill for a speaking engagement or for more information, please call toll free 1-866-672-3038 or email