:: Writer. Professional Singer.
Legal Assistant. Speaker. ::
Pamela Filip has written articles about mental illness and
her manuscript, which have appeared in the community newspapers African-American
News & Issues and The Villager. She appeared
on Oprah once several years ago.
She has presented lectures on both mental illness and this book for
the nursing and adiministrative staff at the state hospital. In 2006, she worked
with Travis County MHMR to videotape a lecture on mental illnesses
to medical professionals.
The 40-minute CD of this session is available to any medical
professionals as CEU credit in this field. The cost is $10 per CD. $5
of the actual sales go towards Travis County MHMR. Contact Pamela to
get your copy.
In addition, she has served as a volunteer court advocate for
SafePlace, a women’s shelter in Austin, Texas.