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Amanda's story of holding on to hope

In this episode, Amanda shares how working hard to build a successful career led her to burnout and depression.

About the episode

At 27, Amanda was trapped in the pursuit of career success, leading to burnout and depression. Diagnosed with depression, she hit rock bottom and contemplated suicide, feeling isolated due to the stigma.

But Amanda didn't give up. Instead, she transformed from self-loathing to self-love. She discovered healing through mindfulness, meditation, and self-reflection.

Now, Amanda founded a mental health charity offering hope through peer support groups, workshops, and networking for those battling mental health issues.

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