The novel Her is in preproduction to become a movie! Screenwriter Tonina Kelly Cooper has joined the team to turn this touching book into a film adaptation. The final draft is underway, and the world awaits the final version!
Documentary Now Filming!
Follow Felicia as she get her first tattoo as means of healing a part of her life, and empowering herself and others.
Stay tuned for updates.
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) In Our Own Voice (IOOV) and Ending The Silence Presentations
Felicia the keynote speaker for The NAMI Putnam NY Educational Speakers Series. There will also be a Q&A and book signing.
Simply Caring for Our Children Mental Health Conference
June 21, 2019
FNL Cross Center
Felicia the keynote speaker for Conference where she will share her story of how she came from being an abuse survivor to an amazing life thriver. There will also be a Q&A and book signing.
Saturday, August 17, 2019 at 6:30pm
Felicia is the keynote speaker for Care4U’s annual event. This event is open to the public. She will be speaking to families and youth about the power of journaling – using journaling as a way to cope, as a healthy outlet, and how journaling can help to build writing skills. She will also be sharing more about how daily jounaling helped her become a published author.
November 21st, 2019 to November 23rd, 2019
Felicia is the opening keynote speaker for NASPA General Assembly 2019 Conference. There will also be a Q&A and book signing.
Book Release Launch Party
September 14, 2018 from 7-9pm
2245 Idlewood Rd
Tucker, GA 30084.
Along with the public, Felicia invites survivors, families, friends, colleagues and associates of those who deal with mental health issues on a daily basis to come share their perspectives on the topic.
Attendees – including those suffering from mental health issues and their friends and family – can glean insight into the minds of people who struggle with mental illness from these powerful and compelling stories of hope and survival.
“OK Danny Boy” (Love) book 3
August 31, 2018
“LOVE” follows Daniel after his treatment in Bent Creek Hospital into his recovery process.
Crescent House Navicent Health 2018 Conference: Child Abuse Prevention Symposium
April 11, 2018 at 10:30am
Navicent Health at Peyton Anderson Education Center
877 Hemlock Street
New year, less drama. More success! How? Join us!
February 4, 2018 at 2pm
Trauma, dysfunctional family backgrounds, and other toxic relationships impact many people’s ability to live drama free lives. In Many Cases, diagnose mental illness in involved. Even when it isn’t, traumatic experiences can significantly alter ones ability to live a fulfilling life. Take the first step to empower yourself, help your friends and family, and make life changing decisions.
Send your questions and visit for more info
More podcasts to come!
“OK Danny Boy” (Monster) book 2
Published January 12, 2018
“MONSTER” follows Daniel’s story while he is in Bent Creek Hospital through his treatment.
National Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health 28th Annual Conference
November 9-12, 2017
Felicia will be speaking.
Upbeat Lincoln – Lincoln University Event
October 30, 2017 at 10:00am – 4:00pm
Lincoln Drill Hall
Felicia will be the opening keynote speaker for the annual event.
October 27th at 11am
A different kind of woman
24 Coleridge Road
October 20 – October 30, 2017
Belfast, Northern Ireland
Felicia will on a 10 day speaking and charity book tour in the UK
Check on the Facebook Stamp Out Stigma event page frequently for updates on appearances
Hyped4u Mentoring Event
September 30, 2017 at 3pm
Embry Hills Library
NAMI Putnam New York
September 20, 2017 at 6:30pm
668 Route 6
Mahopac, NY 10541
Felicia will be speaking about BPD and trauma . There also will be a Q&A and book signing.
Live event – Atlanta, GA
Saturday, August 26, 2017 at 6:30pm
Felicia will be speaking to a families and youth about the power of journaling – using journaling as a way to cope, as a healthy outlet, and how journaling can help to build writing skills. She will also be sharing more about how daily jounaling helped her become a published author.
Karen Wright Show
Friday, June 9, 2017 at 10:30am
KMSU 89.7 FM – listen in live
1536 Warren St.
Mankato, MN 56001
Felicia will be speaking live with Karen Wright about her book entitled “HER” and the upcoming spin off series called “OK Danny Boy”.
KornQ Radio Show – LIVE
June 7th at 10:45 AM Central time
Felicia Johnson joins Randall DeWitt on KornQ Radio Show live!
BACCHUS Initiatives of NASPA General Assembly
Saturday, November 19, 2016 at 9:00am
Kansas City Sheraton
2345 McGee Street
Kansas City, MO 64108
Felicia is a featured speaker for NASPA General Assembly 2016 Conference. There will also be a Q&A and book signing.
Felicia Johnson:Survivor to Life Thriver
Saturday, October 15 at 2:20pm, Downstairs Room 70
The Conference Center at Sheppard Pratt
6501 N. Charles St.
Baltimore, MD 21285-6815
National Alliance On Mental Illness (NAMI) NAMI Educational Meeting
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at 7:00pm
United Way of Forsyth County
240 Elm Street
Stamp Out Stigma Mental Health Awareness Event
Saturday, May 21st, 2016
5QA – Ireland
Building Bridges, Uniting Youth, Families & Communities
April 20th & 21st, 2016
Rosen Centre Hotel
Felicia is presenting a workshop and presentation. The Adolescent Conference helps to improve the professional skills of child serving agencies who work with delinquent, dependent and community youth.
Evergreen’s 11th Annual Conference: Creating Hope &Healing for Youth & Families
March 24th and 25th 2016
1111 Event Center Dr NE
Bemidji, MN 56601
Felicia is the opening keynote speaker on March 24th. Also, she will be there signing books on both days of the conference. Come out for a meet and greet!
The Good Works Radio Show
Airs on February 13, 2016 on News Radio 106.7
NAMI Putnam New York
January 20, 2016 at 6:30pm
668 Route 6
Mahopac, NY 10541.
NAMI Gwinnett Georgia
January 5, 2016 starts at 6:30pm
800 Lawrenceville Hwy.
Lawrenceville, GA 30046
Willowbrooke @ Tanner
December 11, 2015 at 2:30pm
20 Herrell Road
Villa Rica, GA 30180
International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day
November 21, Saturday at 11:00am
Augusta-Richmond County Public Library
425 James Brown Blvd
Augusta, Georgia 30901
November 13, 2015 at 7pm
600 Vanderbilt Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11238
Felicia will be reading from her novel, “HER” and there will be a book signing afterwards.
NAMI Staten Island, NY
November 11, 2015 at 6:30 to 8:30pm
South Beach Psychiatric Center
TV Studio, Bldg. 9
777 Seaview Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10305
November 5, 2015 at 12:30pm
Women Speakers Association WSA-TV highlights the inspiring work and advice from these dynamic women.
NAMI Hall County, Georgia
October 6, 2015 at 7pm
First Baptist Church
751 Green St.
Gainesville, GA 30501
2049 Savannah Highway
Charleston, SC 29407
825 Telfair St
Augusta, GA 30904
Women’s Empowerment Day Event: Building self esteem for better mental health event.
1st United Methodist Church
202 E. 3rd Ave.
As July is National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month, Felicia’s story about her recovery from mental illness would be greatly appreciated by those attending. NAMI Rome is partnering with the area Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority.
The Bookmark Shoppe
April 25, 2015 at 3:00pm
8415 3rd Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11209
Felicia will be doing a Book Reading and Signing.
Tucson Festival of Books
March 14 & 15, 2015
Felicia will be speaking on both days and along with doing book signings.
Find her all day at the BookGoodies Author tent
Empowering Women Signature Event
March 7, 2015
Santa Barbara, California
Felicia will be attending – stay tuned and check the website regularly for updates.
February 19, 2015.
Address: Parish Hall at St. James, 161 Church Street in Marietta. Doors open at 7:00 p.m.
Felicia will be speaking about BPD and trauma . There also will be a Q&A and book signing.
RBTL World of Books Blog Tours
January 15 2015 to February 15 2015
Felicia joins RBTL Book Tours, which will feature fun events like paperback giveaways, autographed book mark giveaways, author interviews, book reviews, and character interviews.They’ll interview everyone’s favorite creepy character,Mr. Sharp!
Catterpillar to Butterfly
January 24, 2014 12:00 pm EST
Felicia will speaking with Sijith and talk about how to transform your life if you’ve been in an abusive situation or had difficulty with a mental health issue.
Encouraging Our Youth: Journaling and Writing
December 27, 2014
Felicia is speaking to a wonderful group of brilliant kids who are on their way to becoming amazing young writers! She will be answering questions about how journaling can jump start your writing career.
Book Reading and Training
November 8, 2014
Felicia joins PDAN once in conjunction with the National Youth Advocate Program. Felicia will be doing a book reading with a group of foster children, and then participate in a trauma training for foster parents.
Karie Engels of Celebrating Home with @KarieEngels
November 5-10, 2014
Felicia is traveling to Seattle, WA to join Karie Engels! Stay tuned for events, venues, and times!
My Gutsy Story® Anthology Book Launch Kick Off
November 1, 2014, 4:00 PM to 6:30 PM (PDT)
Felicia’s story will be featured in author Sonia Marsh’s second publication of My Gutsy Story® Anthology book series! Join them for an evening of inspirational stories moderated by former PBS SoCal anchor Ann Pulice. Marsh, will also announce her next gutsy adventure, signing up for the Peace Corps. The event is open to the public and all attendees will receive a copy of the newest My Gutsy Story® Anthology.
Televised Interview with Via Times
Felicia will have her first out-of-state televised interview in Chicago! Stay tuned for show details and more information.
Can You Hear Me Now
October 23, 2014 9:30 pm EST
Felicia Johnson, author of the novel “Her”, joins Annie and Connie in a discussion about her work in mental health advocacy, writing, mentoring youth, her novel “Her” and it’s adaptation into a film.
Bubbles Beyond Borders
August 16, 2014
Bubbles Beyond Borders is a global campaign to support the dreams of women around the world. Join Felicia and other organisations and activists who will take to the streets on August 16th at 1pm local time to blow bubbles for a powerful purpose – to pledge an action in support of girls and women’s rights and dreams around the world!
Inteview with KTEP 88.5
August 2, 3:30 PM EST, August 3, 2:30 EST
Felicia joins Louie Saenz on Perspectives to speak about her mental health novel’s future as a movie. Recording to be released soon! Stream live at either of the times listed above by visiting http://www.KTEP.org!
Hangout Interview with Sonia Marsh
August 1, 2014
Felicia joins fellow Gutsy Gal Sonia Marsh to speak about her mental health advocacy in an online Google Hangout
Televised Interview on Mid-Morning Live with Jody Chapin
July 3, 2014
Catch Felicia’s very first telivised interview on Channel 11 News in Savannah, GA! Listen live if you are in the state of Georgia, otherwise click below to stream live!
Penguin Tracks with Jill Sheets
June 26, 11:00 2014 a.m. EST
Jill Sheets’ show is directed towards young women ages 8-18. Felicia will be joining Jill to speak about her struggles with depression and self-harm as a teenager and what ultimately led her out of the depths of despair.
Interview with Clayton Mick
June 25, 2014 9:40 a.m. EST
Felicia will be speaking with Clayton Mick on the Morning Show at KORN News Radio 1490. Tune in to listen to Felicia talk about Borderline Personality Disorder and her campaign of awareness.
2 Part Interview with Athena Moberg
Part 1 Air Date: June 18, 2014. Part 2 June 26, 2014 12:00 a.m. EST
Felicia joins Child Sex Abuse and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder advocate, Athena Moberg to speak about mental health and Felicia’s upcoming novel-to-film adaptation of Her.
Georgia Author of the Year Awards
June 7, 2014
Felicia has been nominated for her novel Her to receive the Georgia Author of the Year Award in the First Novel category.
Interview with Mike Schikman
June 4, 2014
Felicia speaks with Mike of WSVA Late Afternoons about her traumatizing past and how it helped her to turn towards mental health advocacy.
Interview with Kate Daniels
May 25, 2014
Felicia will join Kate Daniels on her show Inspirational Women, on Warm 106.9 to speak about her past and why she wrote Her. If you missed the airing, listen to the recorded version by clicking on the link above.
Interview with Barbara Bruce
First Air Date, May 21, 9:00 EST; Second Air Date May 24, 3:00 EST
Felicia will join Barbra Bruce on KVSL 1450AM Real Radio to speak about her past and why she wrote Her. If you missed the first call, make sure to catch the second on on Saturday afternoon!
PDAN Online Call with Perto Herrera
May 21 2014
Felicia will join Perto Herrera in a live call with PDAN to speak about their past experiences with child abuse, mental illness, and survival. Both will also speak about their books written on the subject.
Indie Books BlogTalk Radio
May 9, 2014
Felicia will appear on Indie Books with Wil Wilson on a show for independent authors to talk about their books
Storytime at Laurel Heights Hospital, Sponsored by PDAN
April 26, 2014
Felicia will be sharing a story about a child learning to deal with his mother’s emotional dysregulation with a group of children. Laurel Heights specializes in the treatment of children and adolescents with complex psychiatric and behavioral problems, co-occurring developmental disabilities and autism.
Gutsy Gals Inspire Me Award
“Felicia was nominated to receive the Gutsy Gals Inspire Me Award at the 7th Annual Women’s Festival in Santa Barbara, California. The award came about as a motivation to inspire girls and women around the world in their mission to be courageous, confident, and have the desire to drive their own destinies. Watch Felicia give her speech about mental health and psychological adversity at the acceptance awards ceremony. She’s featured at about 28:00 into the awards ceremony.”
Conversations LIVE! with Cyrus Webb
March 11, 2014
Felicia will appear on “Conversations LIVE!” with Cyrus Webb, who connects you with the authors and artists you love and gives you the books and music you can’t get enough of. There is also a mixture of breaking news combined with good entertainment.
The Women’s Festivals
March 7-9, 2014
Felicia has been nominated to receive the Gutsy Gals Inspire Me Award at the 7th Annual Women’s Festival in Santa Barbara, California. The award came about as a motivation to inspire girls and women around the world in their mission to be courageous, confident, and have the desire to drive their own destinies.
Felicia Johnson on The Super Power of Forgiveness
February 3, 2014
Felicia Johnson will be a guest on Perto Herrera’s new radio show, . Herrera, Author, Speaker, Radio Host, Human Rights Activist, Sexual Abuse Survivor, sums his mission up as “I want the needy ones and victims of abuse to know that they are not alone anymore. I am here for them as they strive toward the pinnacles of personal recovery.”
Leave No Girls Behind International
January 29, 2014
Leave No Girl Behind International is a movement dedicated to empowering ALL girls worldwide, irrespective of their nationality or situation. Felicia Skyped with a small group of girls from Africa as a part of this organization to share empowering tips on journaling and writing. After the session, Felicia donated a mini journal to each girl to encourage their development of writing skills.
Her Blog Tour
January 10-17, 2014
Dreams Come True Productions is hosting a blog tour to promote Her! We will be stopping off on a few dozen blogs with reviews and thoughts! Check out http://www.herthebook.com for updated daily stop
Felicia has been featured as Author of the Week for the second week of November! For the Love of Books is the combined work of three book loving ladies who write book reviews, share up and coming authors, host fun giveaways, and have discussions on the books.
Decatur Book Festival
August 30 -September 1, 2013
The AJC Decatur Book Festival is the largest independent book festival in the country and one of the five largest overall. Since its launch, more than 1,000 world-class authors and hundreds of thousands of festival-goers have crowded the historic downtown Decatur square to enjoy book signings, author readings, panel discussions, an interactive children’s area, live music, parades, cooking demonstrations, poetry slams, writing workshops, and more.