About the Show

Prioritizing mental wellness is the cutting edge to a thriving life – are you ready to Thrive?  Join us on Women Lead Radio as Shelly Harrison, your host of Amplify Your Influence, has a conversation with Hakeem Rahim, CEO of Live Breathe LLC, where they open the lid on Mental Illness.

About Your Guest

Hakeem Rahim, Ed.M, M.A. had the honor of being the first African-American male valedictorian in his high school’s history. He graduated with a BA in psychology from Harvard University, and dual masters from Columbia University’s Teachers College. In 2012, Hakeem began openly sharing his journey with mental illness. Since then he has testified in front of the House of Representatives and the Senate, been featured in USA Today and has shared his journey with nearly 100,000 college, high school and middle school students. He has work with organizations such as Google, LinkedIn, NY Life and HSN/QVC. He is a TEDx speaker, author and recorded spoken word artist, and the founder and CEO of Live Breathe, LLC, a company dedicated to empowering people to speak with their authentic voice.

About Your Host

Shelly Harrison is your host of Amplify Your Influence, a lively show featuring speakers, authors, and presenters who are on the cutting edge of TOP LEVEL success in their speaking business. This show will bring you intriguing people across the country who have successfully Amplified their Influence on stage, television, and other media platforms. Shelly is relentless at deep-dive conversations with her guests to uncover the “How to” in the speaking industry that others are desperately searching to understand. Specializing in representing speakers across the country, Shelly is the CEO of her own Speakers Agency, Luminary Leaders, which goes beyond the bookings to support speakers in all facets of their speaking business.

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Thank you to our partner and show sponsor, National University!

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