Title: MSW student
Education: Syracuse University, Cal State LA
Expertise: mental health, therapy, suicide prevention, anxiety, OCD
  • Current MSW student at Cal State LA
  • Passionate about helping people tell their health stories
  • Currently lives in Los Angeles with her dog, Vine


Sarah Schuster has a journalism degree from Syracuse University. She spent seven years helping people tell their mental health stories at The Mighty, and is currently pursing a master's in social work at California State University, Los Angeles. She's an experienced workshop facilitator, presenter and panel moderator. She's passionate about suicide prevention, the power of storytelling, and helping people find their voice through journaling.

I believe health information should be accessible, patient-driven, and nuanced. Our identities impact how we experience the world, and our experience with health is no different.


Sarah has a B.A. in magazine journalism from Syracuse University, and is currently pursuing a master's of social work at California State University, Los Angeles.

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