A’Driane Nieves is a USAF veteran, writer, artist, speaker, and postpartum depression and anxiety survivor living with bipolar disorder. A'Driane's writing, focusing on the intersections of life, motherhood, art, music, faith, race, and mental health, has been featured on BlogHer, UpWorthy, EverdayFeminism, Postpartum Progress, and the 2015 Austin Listen To Your Mother ensemble. In 2014, she was a BlogHer Voice of the Year. In 2015, she was nominated for an Iris Award for Most Thought Provoking Content. An activist with a heart for serving, social good, and mental health advocacy, she believes art and words can foster dialogue and serve as a catalyst for personal growth and responsibility.
HealthMinder Day at BlogHer '13 Speakers
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Writer & Artist
Co-Founder, Black Girls RUN!
Double Good Media
Founder, Hopeful Parents
Love That Max
Founder, Thinking Person's Guide to Autism
President, Speaker, Writer, Publisher
Co-Founder and CEO, BlogHer
Activist and Writer
Rae Lewis-Thornton, Inc.
Content Marketing Manager, BlogHer
July 22, 2015 - 6:25pm by SheKnows Editors