Episode 9: Laughing Matters

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James Tison: Actor / Stand Up Page | Monthly Women/LGBTQ+ Stand Up | Open Mic @ Club Cumming | Instagram | Twitter | Website

David Granirer: Stand Up for Mental Health | Facebook

Is laughter the best medicine? In this episode we explore the power of stand-up comedy to fight stigma, and its potential as a therapeutic tool? Host James Watson chats first with James Tison a queer, HIV positive, gender non-binary stand-up comic  and actor out of New York City and then reaches out across sectors to speak with David Granirer. David is a stand-up comic, counselor, author, and the founder of Stand Up For Mental Health (SMH), a program for teaching stand-up comedy to people with mental health issues.