"I am passionate about raising awareness about the importance of mental health. I believe social media is one of the biggest threats to mental health today."
Wade Sorochan's keynotes and workshops are designed to connect and engage audiences of all ages. Wade's warm and friendly style and sense of humour creates an instant and genuine connection with his audiences.
"Moving and informative" "Great use of Humour"
"A source of encouragement"
Southwestern Alberta Teacher's Convention Lethbridge, AB.
Topic 1. Smartphones; The Heroin of Technology
Topic 2. Me, My Selfie and I; How Social Media is Creating a Self-Obsessed Generation
St. Albert Mayor's Prater Breakfast
St. Albert, AB.
Topic: Healthy Citizens = Healthy City
Mental Health Awareness
EASY TO UNDERSTAND INFORMATION ABOUT ANXIETY AND DEPRESSION.
FREE DOWNLOAD BELLOW.
National award winning speaker, author and mental health advocate Wade Sorochan reveals how social media can affect mental health. Studies now show that social media can actually make you feel sad, anxious and depressed. Research now confirms that addiction to social media, smartphones and technology in general is equivalent to an addiction to a drug like heroin. The book provides the latest information on the connection between social media and mental health and provides expert advice on recognizing symptoms of "Social Media Anxiety Disorder" with tips on how to balance the virtual world with the real world.
"A must read for youth, parents and educators."
"Wade Sorochan book's is definitely a must read for parents, educators or anyone concerned about the dangers of social media. This book is highly recommended and absolutely worth buying."
As Featured in The Toronto Star, Brandon Sun, Edmonton Journal, Edmonton Sun and on CTV, GLOBAL TV , CITY TV, CHED Radio, CBC Radio, CHQR Radio, CJOB Radio.
Wade Sorochan is an accomplished broadcaster known for his pioneering impact in talk radio in a career that has spanned four decades. Highlights include being on “Canada’s most unique radio talk show” the Bill and Bill Show, working with some of the biggest names in broadcasting and interviewing some of the most famous celebrities in the world. Wade spent the majority of his tough childhood alone in his bedroom to escape from his abusive mother, and would pretend to be on the radio with his makeshift studio. He would not only spend time playing radio, but also dreaming about one day actually being on the radio. Fastest Tone Arm in the West takes readers behind the scenes of a successful radio career along with an inspiring story of a difficult life journey that included child abuse, hopelessness, mental illness, ...and many miracles.
"Great book Mr. Tone Arm. I got absolutely hooked into it. Such an honest. easy-going enjoyable read. Such great memories"
Gene Zwoszdesky, 12th Speaker --Alberta Legislative Assembly
"Wade, thank-you for putting your heart into this book, I loved your honesty and vulnerability; you haven't had an easy road to travel. Reminds me of Team Canada'72, we were down but didn't give up and it ended well. This book will be of great encouragement for many."
Paul Henderson--Canadian Hockey Legend
A VISUAL REMINDER TO PROVIDE ENCOURAGEMENT AND HOPE
RELIEVE THE MEMORIES WITH A CD OF RARE CLIPS FROM
"CANADA'S MOST UNIQUE RADIO TALK SHOW"---Approx 1 Hour
RELIEVE THE MEMORIES WITH THIS VISUAL REMINDER OF
"CANADA'S MOST UNIQUE RADIO TALK SHOW
RELIEVE THE MEMORIES WITH A CD OF ENTERTAINING AND INFORMATIVE TOPICS
FROM "EDMONTON'S MOST INTERACTIVE RADIO TALK SHOW."--APPROX. 15 HOURS
EDMONTON, ALBERTA, CANADA