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May 25, 2022

Johnny Crowder is the founder and CEO of Cope Notes®. As a suicide/abuse survivor, Johnny spent his formative years searching for resources to help him cope with his mental health conditions, ranging from OCD and Bipolar Disorder to Schizophrenia. Johnny’s firsthand experience with mental illness combined with his university-level education in psychology and contagious positivity provide a spirit of advocacy and compassion unlike any other.  Through both music and motivational speaking, Johnny’s testimony has impacted millions of lives across the globe by demystifying taboo psychological principles and sensitive topics with levity and wit. After nearly a decade of clinical treatment, volunteer peer counseling, and public advocacy, Johnny now relies on the strategies he shares through Cope Notes® to live a happier, healthier life than ever before. Listen in for some great takeaways about Johnny’s entrepreneurial venture and mission to help the world cope better. 

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  • Learn all about Johnny Crowder’s background [2:44] 
  • How a simple text message led to the creation of Cope Notes® [4:22]
  • Why you need to take ownership of personal growth [10:33] 
  • Why Johnny has the “rest” symbol tattooed on his arm [16:45]
  • How to build your life around positivity and kindness [19:32]
  • How Cope Notes® has made a lasting impact on users [21:47]
  • How organizations can use Cope Notes® for their teams [23:52]
  • Stop waiting for a catalyst to invest in your mental health [26:25] 
  • Johnny’s most prized pair of sneakers [29:27]
  • What is up next for Johnny Crowder and Cope Notes®? [31:49]
  • What brought Johnny joy and put him in the mindset for success [34:10] 

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Johnny Crowder is a 29-year-old suicide/abuse survivor, TEDx speaker, touring musician, and the Founder & CEO of Cope Notes®, a text-based mental health platform that provides daily support to users in nearly 100 countries around the world. Armed with a decade of clinical treatment, a psychology degree from the University of Central Florida, and 10+ years of peer support and public advocacy through the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), Johnny’s youthful vigor for mental health has impacted millions of lives across the globe.

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