The Relationship Between Physical and Mental Space: FOCUS Takeaways

In the latest FOCUS event, our speaker, Shanon Williams of Selfcare Housekeeping, discussed how she maintains an organized life, both physically and mentally, while coping with mental health challenges. Shanon’s business revolves around helping her clients realize that their “messes” may be stemming from something deeper than just being messy, and that in taking care of their environment, they can also take care of themselves.

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LEAD Featured at Jazz Event

LEAD Pittsburgh was the featured nonprofit at the Rivers Club “Wednesday Night Live” Jazz event on May 9, 2018.  Jazz singer Jessica Lee brought together LEAD, local artist Julie Shymansky, and amazing jazz musicians and guest singers for an evening of art and music, giving LEAD the opportunity to raise awareness and educate those in attendance about depression, knowing the signs, and resilience. 

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Behavior Business Radio Show


On May 13, 2018 during Mental Health Awareness Month, LEAD Pittsburgh discussed depression, stigma, advocacy and resilience on Dan Esterly’s radio show—Behavior Business—broadcast from Point Park University’s downtown studio.  Listen to the conversation below: