Kelechi Ubozoh is a SF Bay Area poet and mental health advocate. Kelechi frequents many Bay Area readings like Lit Crawl, Beast Crawl, Birds of Paradise, Lyrics and Dirges, Get Lit, Passages on the Lake, Voz Sin Tinta, Nomadic Press, Liminal, and Bay Area Generations. Check out her live performance.

She is featured in The Voice Award Winning documentary, The S Word, following the lives of suicide attempt survivors in an effort to eliminate stigma of mental health issues. Check out The S Word Movie Trailer.  Read her Q&A with non-profit-mental health organization PEERS at Q&A with Kelechi Ubozoh.

Listen to her conversation with Paul Gilmartin from Mental Illness Happy Hour here Mental Illness Happy Hour. Her story is also featured in the Live Through This  Project.

Need help or resources?

National Suicide Prevention Helpline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

The Trevor Helpline (For LGBT+): 1-800-850-807

Help Finding a Therapist: 1-800-THERAPIST (1-800-843-7274)