Amy Oestreicher is a PTSD peer-to-peer specialist, artist, author, writer for The Huffington Post, speaker for TEDx and RAINN, health advocate, award-winning actress, and playwright. As a survivor and “thriver” of multiple traumas, Amy eagerly shares the gifts of life’s “beautiful detours” her educational programming, writing, mixed media art, performance and inspirational speaking. Amy has headlined international conferences on leadership, entrepreneurship, women’s rights, mental health, disability, creativity, and domestic violence prevention. She is a SheSource Expert, a “Top Mental Health” writer for Medium, and a regular lifestyle, wellness, and arts contributor for over 70 notable online and print publications, and and her story has appeared on NBC’s TODAY, CBS, Cosmopolitan, Seventeen Magazine, Washington Post, Good Housekeeping, MSNBC, among others.
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Amy is currently preparing for her second TEDx Talk this year at Virginia Commonwealth University on February 25th, 2017.
Recent episodes from Tamara "Tami" Patzer (see all)
- Jason Greiner: Three Rivers Creative Arts – Alive with Creativity - April 24, 2017
- Melissa Sarazin: How Saying Yes to Depression Leads Us into Healing - April 17, 2017
- Victoria Lichtman: Human Potential and The Journey to Healing - April 17, 2017