A Tonight Show writer for over 20 years, Frank King is someone who knows humor. He is also a lifelong battler of depression.
Known as “The Mental Health Comedian,” King is a suicide prevention and “postvention” public speaker and trainer with a mission to begin the conversation about mental health with “anyone and everyone who will listen.”
King’s message about suicide prevention will be featured on the campus of Montana State University Billings during Power of One Week.
The annual event, surrounding the spirit of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., will run Jan. 21 to Jan. 29. This year’s theme focuses on bringing awareness to the suicide rates of college students.
MSU Billings will be featuring King’s keynote presentation on Tuesday, Jan. 22 at 7 p.m. Below a interview with Frank King talking about his reasons for talking about suicide