Public Speaking:
The Power of Hope Keynote

Mary Jadwisiak

Mary Jadwisiak
Spokesperson for Hope.

Are you looking for a keynote speaker to ignite passion and hope in your conference attendees?

Are you looking for someone new with a fresh message of Hope and Recovery from a lived experience point of view?

Mary Jadwisiak delivers this and more through her dynamic keynote, The Power of Hope.

The Power of Hope is a multi-media keynote highlighting individual stories of triumph from mental illness and addiction. Based on SAMHSA’s Major Dimensions and Guiding Principles of Recovery, Mary uses real life examples of supports that instill hope and resilience. This keynote includes video of people talking about what gives them hope and ends with a heartwarming montage of people saying thank you to those who helped them get their lives back.

Participants will leave this keynote:

  • Reconnected to their passion for helping
  • Excited to incorporate recovery principles into their work
  • Recommitted to fostering recovery
  • Hopeful

Mary Jadwisiak has been the Spokesperson for Hope and Recovery for over 20 years.  She is described as passionate, vibrant, and funny.  She has extensive expertise regarding behavioral health recovery issues.

With Mary, it IS personal.  Mary understands the power of hope because her life has been transformed by it.  Her personal story of recovery from PTSD, addiction, poverty and isolation is woven though out each of her keynotes, workshops or consultation.

Contact Mary now and find out how she can bring her funny, informative and transformative message to your conference.  She’s holding the hope for you.  All you have to do is take that first step.


We are holding the hope for you — it’s time to take that first step.

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