John is an Australian Mindfulness Master, Lived Experience Trauma Coach, Spiritual Life Coach and founder of mindfullyMAD.org (Mindfully Making a Difference).
John is grateful for his near-death experience in 1982 and the fifteen dark years that followed. It sent him on a quest for knowledge and helped him become who he is today. He is an outspoken advocate for mental health, suicide prevention and sharing personal stories. He is passionate about his purpose, which is helping a world in crisis to awaken.
John has reached millions through live talks, documentaries, radio, and podcasts, print and online. His signature saying is: Be Mindful… Pause… Connect!