John Mabry: Turning Trauma into Triumph

Monday, April 16, 2018
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Event Type
Miscellaneous
Contact
Danny Grzesik
Department
Dean of Students Office
Link
http://events.utc.edu/MasterCalendar/EventDetails.aspx?EventDetailId=116049

Details: John Mabry is a national addiction advocate, award-winning speaker, inventor, actor and stuntman, has his Masters in counseling and hosts Addiction Campuses’ High Sobriety podcast. He has worked on NCIS, ER the movie Superbad, among others. His work has been featured in People magazine, USA TodayAccess Hollywood and countless other outlets.

John Mabry struggled with addiction for over a decade following a fatal car accident that flipped his world upside down. He went from Hollywood parties in Beverly Hills to living in a dilapidated trailer outside Nashville. Now in recovery, he travels nationwide, speaking about his battles with mental health and addiction and how he overcame it.

 Did you know? 

Tennessee is the 2nd most over prescribed opioid state. In 2015, 7.8 million opioid prescriptions were written in Tennessee. That is more prescriptions than people that live in the state.

  • In 2015, overdose led to more deaths than guns and car accidents combined.

Hosted by UTC's Counseling Center and Office of the Dean of Students. 

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Free and open to the public.
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