In today's society, those with mental illnesses are still viewed as...different. But why?
Tina Mai is an American-born Vietnamese film enthusiast who aspires to make a difference on the next frontier. She is currently a sophomore at Independence High School and is actively involved in ARK Club. In her free time, you can find her attempting to make short films, watching Korean dramas, and doodling. She hopes to be able break the stigma and silence of Asian Americans during discussions of mental health and cultural differences, as well as provide more representation for individuals of all types and backgrounds around the world.
This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx