Adoptee Panelists
We The Experts: Adoptee Speaker Series​

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Parmer, Jessenia (Jae)
Panel: Adoptees, Mental Health and Suicide Awareness: Break the Silence, Break the Stigma (September 2020)

Jessenia Adriana Parmer, mental health advocate, consultant, and suicide attempt survivor. Abandoned as a baby and abused in her adoptive family, Jessenia endured a life of trauma and adversity. Jessenia seeks to empower adoptees to live alive and stay alive, as well as reduce suicide risks in adoptees, promote wellness in the adoptee community, and exemplify how to move from a space of pain to peace and pain to power. Jessenia joins this panel in remembrance of the adoptees we have lost to suicide and to those who silently fight to stay alive.