My name is Brian Martinez Granados I’m studying to be a psychologist I feel that a lot of people are in jobs that they hate and don’t have any value to make their lives meaningful coming from the east side of San Jose I see first hand how important mental health is and the effects of people not getting the help they need
What inspires you to be a psychologist?
When I was in a very dark place mentally I received psychiatric help and and therapy I truly believe that it saved my life throughout the whole experience I realized that my therapist was only helping me fix my mind by asking questions that I already knew the answer to and made me think critically mental health has always been a topic in my family my mother and sister were both domestic violence counselors their work inspired me to seek out what I could do to make the world a better place
What is some words of positivity you live by everyday?
My pain doesn’t define who I am
What is the best thing that has ever happened to you in life?
Experienced true love
What was the hardest thing you went through in life and how did you Over come it?
Getting over an addiction I overcame it by taking a step back and trying to understand myself and work through the pain
What is a way you would like to contribute to the world?
Share the knowledge that I have and will learn but also wanting to learn from the world
Last question how do you feel about life?
I feel that we are all at the mercy on f the universe and its ever-changing nature, but we have control of our actions and what we choose to do with our lives