Podcast Episode 28 | The Impact Untreated Mental Illness Has On Family Relationships with Nyna Giles

Nyna Giles

Welcome to episode 28 of the Voice of Mental Health Podcast. On this episode, we welcome Nyna Giles. Nyna has worked in advertising sales with leading media organizations such as Westchester Magazine, 914INC, Westchester Home, The Daily Voice, Record-Review, and Westchester and Fairfield County Business Journals. And today, she’s the COO of Giles Communications.

Nyna is also an advocate for the mentally ill, and she’s served as a vice president on the board of The Association for Mentally Ill Children of Westchester for ten years. In the spring of 2015, Nyna and her husband, Peter, co-chaired The Mental Health Association of Westchester County’s event called “Mental Health of Westchester 5KRun/Walk - MHA on the Move.”

Topics Discussed: 

The Bridesmaid's Daughter

Nyna's mother's mental health journey and diagnosis

Mental health advocacy

The impact mental health conditions have on a family 

The positive impact technology has had on bringing awareness to different mental health conditions and helping to end the stigma 

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