Gabe Howard was diagnosed with bipolar disorder after being
committed to a psychiatric hospital in 2003. Now in recovery,
Gabe is a prominent mental health activist. He is the host of of the award-winning Psych Central Podcast as well as the host of the Not Crazy podcast.
He is an award-winning writer and speaker who travels nationally. as well as the author of Mental Illness is an Asshole and Other Observations, available from Amazon; signed copies available directly from Gabe Howard.
Gabe is proud to be a 2017 Everyday Hero, an honor given to him in a proclamation by Governor John Kasich of Ohio. Gabe makes his home in Central Ohio with his wife, Kendall, and a mini-schnauzer he never wanted, but now can’t live without. Learn more at gabehoward.com.
Lisa Kiner is the producer of the Psych Central podcast, Not Crazy. She is the recipient of The National Alliance on Mental Illness’s “Above and Beyond” award, has worked extensively with the Ohio Peer Supporter Certification program, and is a workplace suicide prevention trainer.
Lisa has battled depression her entire life and has worked alongside Gabe in mental health advocacy for over a decade. She lives in Columbus, Ohio, with her husband; enjoys international travel; and orders 12 pairs of shoes online, picks the best one, and sends the other 11 back.