Volunteer Opportunities

The Living with a Brain Disorder project is an entirely voluntary partnership of interviewers how conduction questioning sessions, interviewees who courageously express their important stories, and ambassadors who publicize the project and attract partnership.

Volunteer as an Interviewer

The Living with a Brain Disorder project is seeking interviewers that are capable of respectfully asking questions and recording answers, and comfortable in communicating with afflicted individuals with neurological and/or mental health disorders. Interviewers may conduct interview sessions in a variety of mediums; however, all will be transcribed (into the written word). The interview will have the full support of the Project Director and GNIF administration.

 Interviewer Registration

Volunteer as an Interviewee

The Living with a Brain Disorder project is seeking individuals (or health care professionals in contact with individuals) that have neurological and/or mental health disorders. He/she is interviewed either in person, via a distance, or may complete the questionnaire his/her-self online.

 Interviewee Registration

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Volunteer as an Ambassador

The Living with a Brain Disorder project is seeking ambassadors to publicize the project, especially with the aid of government (e.g. local, statewide, and national departments of health and education) and other organizations. It will involve corresponding with agencies, centers, and their administrators to establish partnerships and opening the doors for resources (including access to afflicted individuals, medical personnel, printing partners for print media, medical interviewers, and the like). If you are interested in becoming an Ambassador, contact us and let us know how you propose you can help us.

 Ambassador Sign-up