UrStorytellers is a business that specialize in educational training. We began our personal journey in 2013 and decide to share with the world through storytelling. Our goal is to inform, educate and bring awareness to all communities of why one should tell his or her story. We offer many other training's and resources that will help every individual and community member reach its full potential. Ultimately expanding to every community introducing how and what storytelling means to you. Its been proven that telling personal stories has helped influenced communities in some shape, form or another. We all had reached a common ground and found it through recovery. Our stories has inspired faith-based organizations, providing agencies and the recovery community at large. The passion to help other had went beyond being in recovery, but to reduce stigma, to advocate and to educate individual Facilitators. Our goal is to continue to inform the community through the inspiration of our stories.
My name is Shawn D. Anderson Sr. born in Philadelphia, PA. I revived my education in Philadelphia School District. Where I graduate from In 1991. In my early twenty's I became a Certified Nursing Assistant utilizing my skills for several year before becoming a Certified Peer Specialist. My skills and talents started to cultivate and enhance, as I started Transformation training's at the Department Behavioral Health and Intellectual Disabilities Services. During my journey, I began volunteering with DBHIDS by mentoring and giving presentation throughout the community as a motivational speaker. This is when I found my purpose in life. I became a facilitator and entrepreneur, where I continue to help and connect people who experience mental health, substance misuse disorder and resources across Philadelphia.