Dennis Gillan's inspirational storytelling shines light into darkness and empowers individuals, organizations, and communities to prevent suicide through connection and compassion.

Through candid and motivational talks, Dennis reduces stigma, sparks conversation, and leads audiences from desperation to hope — actively saving and changing lives.

Now you can bring Dennis' message of resilience and help-seeking to your group. This message is ideal for:

  • Schools & Universities
  • Workplaces
  • Conferences & Events
  • Community Organizations
  • Faith-Based Settings
  • Healthcare Facilities
  • Military Audiences
  • Corporations

Programs can be customized for:

  • Student Groups
  • Employee Trainings
  • Keynote Speeches
  • Seminars & Workshops
  • Fundraisers & Awareness Events
  • Continuing Education Credits
Virtual options are also available.

Book Dennis today to foster life-saving connections, share resources of support, and prove to people facing dark times that they are not alone.

To book Dennis for your campus or conference:

Share your sorrow.

At Half a Sorrow, we believe that stories have the power to save lives.

By sharing your own experience with mental health struggles, loss, trauma, or recovery, you can inspire hope in someone else feeling alone in the darkness.