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I am excited about this month's DBSA Positive 6 cartoon. I really like this cartoon and I think it's the funniest cartoon to date. If you're not sure what the +6 is, please read over The...
What an AWESOME 2010 Mental Health Awareness Month Cartoon-a-thon!!! First, I want to thank all the heroes from the bottom of my heart for being brave enough to let me draw them!!! We had so many Mental Health Heroes, I felt bad I was only able to draw 31. I want to "thank" all the heroes for their support and for making this cartoon-a-thon such a success!!! (Keep up the great work all Heroes...you make a difference!!!) As I mentioned in past posts, I only started teaching myself to draw caricatures over the last year. Mostly, from online resources and a few books. I did take an hour class once but it was real basic; plus an hour drive.
What an Awesome week at the the DBSA 25th Anniversary Conference in Chicago!!! The Eaglewood Golf Resort and Spa was a bit Bipolar... It had its ups and downs! One of the ups I loved was my room!
Getting to it was another thing. I had to walk the distance of 4 football fields just to get to my room! No kidding... FOUR! I should have known cause a lot of other guests were upset, too. Walking across the nicely trimmed green grass, I kept hearing other resort guests yell FOUR! I mean, they were really mad... They even HAD CLUBS in their hands!!!
Anyway, the conference had so much going on that for a few moments, I had to take a "time out" of an event and just relax in my room. Fear not, I will be posting a LOT of my highlights, videos, photos, and other unwanted stuff, here on my blog.
Going along with that, I wanted to share with you some photos taken by a few of my friends at the event.
Last night for the VERY first time in my life, here in Chicago “celebrating” the Depression Bipolar Support Alliance’s 25th year of peer support, I did STAND-UP comedy!!!.
I want to thank
Still here in Chicago “celebrating” the Depression Bipolar Support Alliance’s 25th year of peer support. It's the last night of the conference. I have so much information. I've gone to so many lectures, breakout sessions and Key Note addresses - my brain is about to melt!
Last night, I went down to watch the
The day is over and now let me give you a quick review of the Chapter Leadership Forum.
Here is my Chapter Leadership Forum Evaluation.
DBSA Chato Stewart Stand-Up For Mental Health 2010 DBSA-post-CHAPTER-LEADERSHIP-FORUM_0001.wmv
DBSA-2010-pre-chapter-leadership-forum.wmv [DBSA] 2010 Conference with Mental Health Humor's Chato B Stewart. April 28th Flight Plan
Hello everyone... I'm in Chicago "celebrating" the Depression Bipolar Support Alliance's 25th year of peer support. It's Wednesday night. I wanted to make sure to update my new Psych Central Blog Buddies about the DBSA conference! Oh, and to tell you about my day. I thought a video would be best. So, here is my first Vlog (video blog).