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Free Webinar: So You Want to be a Mental Illness Blogger?

Sharing our experiences with mental illness and its challenges is how we learn about others and grow in our own journeys. Since the Internet’s inception, people have been sharing their stories and struggles online.

Blogs have been a staple of the internet for the last decade, with tens of millions of people reading millions of them daily. It’s no surprise that blogs about mental illness are very popular.

In this free webinar, Gabe Howard, associate editor and blogger for Psych Central, will offer practical advice and suggestions to help you become a mental health blogger, gain readers, and share your experiences with the world.

He will draw upon his personal and professional experience to cover the essentials, including:

  • Making your blog stand out
  • The most important elements in blogging
  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO) – what it is, and what you need to know
  • Where and how to publish a blog
  • Getting paid to blog
  • Handling reader comments, including negative ones, like a pro

Plus, join us for a question and answer session to have your most pressing questions addressed, and share more great tips on how to create and grow a popular blog, and build a loyal, engaged following.

Interested in sharing your mental illness experiences online? Register now.

Gabe is looking forward to sharing his knowledge, research, and experience with you in this hour-long webinar. Please bring your questions and we’ll see you on Monday, January 25, 2016.

Gabe Howard is a professional speaker and award-winning writer who battles bipolar and anxiety disorders every day. Diagnosed in 2003, he has made it his mission to put a human face on what it means to live with mental illness. Gabe was the recipient of the 2014 Mental Health America Norman Guitry Award, placed second in HealthCentral’s LiveBold competition, was a Psych Central 2014 Mental Health hero, was a 2015 WEGO Health Awards Finalist in the Health Activist Category, as well as received a Best of the Web – Blog award.

Gabe Howard is an associate editor for Psych Central and the author of the popular blog “Don’t Call Me Crazy.

Webinar Date: Monday, January 25, 2016 from 7:00 – 8:00 pm ET. 

This webinar is a live 60-minute seminar, with a PowerPoint presentation. Presented by Psych Central with host Zoë Kessler. There is no charge for the webinar.


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Free Webinar: So You Want to be a Mental Illness Blogger?

Gabe Howard

Gabe Howard is an award-winning writer and speaker who lives with bipolar disorder. He is the author of the popular book, Mental Illness is an Asshole and other Observations, available from Amazon; signed copies are also available directly from the author. To learn more about Gabe, please visit his website,

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Howard, G. (2018). Free Webinar: So You Want to be a Mental Illness Blogger?. Psych Central. Retrieved on September 28, 2020, from
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Last updated: 8 Jul 2018 (Originally: 19 Jan 2016)
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