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Suicide: The Forever Decision

Des Moines, Iowa: Lincoln High School Loses One of its Own On February 7, 2017 – not even a week after Jeff spoke at Lincoln High School in Des Moines, Iowa – he got the news that high school senior Quai Horton had taken his life. “I have a picture of him about five feet […]

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Mental Health Awareness at Anoka Ramsey Community College

Jeff Yalden Electrifies Cambridge, MN By Roger Yale for Jeff Yalden, Youth Motivational Speaker On Wednesday, March 22, Jeff Yalden brought his motivational and mental health expertise to Anoka Ramsey Community College in Cambridge, MN, where he spent a full day with the psychology club and the counseling department. Anoka Ramsey was a top-ten finalist […]

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Positivity at Riverton Parke Junior-Senior High School

Jeff Yalden’s Video Goes Viral: 8500 Views in 24 Hours By Roger Yale, for Jeff Yalden, Youth Motivational Speaker It was still dark at 7:45 in the morning on January 26, 2017, when Jeff Yalden was on his way to speak at Riverton Parke Junior-Senior High School in Montezuma, Indiana – just north of Terre […]

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Jeff Yalden Inspires Lindenwood University

By Roger Yale for Jeff Yalden, Youth Motivational Speaker After he was already booked to speak at Lindenwood University in St. Charles, MO, North America’s Number One Youth Motivational Speaker Jeff Yalden got an email that there had been a student suicide on campus. “The young man was a sophomore and part of the men’s […]

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Missouri Communities Rocked by Teen Suicides

Jeff Yalden Shares Messages of Hope and Comfort to Missouri Communities Rocked by Teen Suicides By Roger Yale for Jeff Yalden, Youth Motivational Speaker According to teen suicide prevention expert Jeff Yalden, the state of Missouri is going through a really tough time right now when it comes to teen suicide. Three weeks ago, Yalden […]

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Jeff Yalden visits Hilton Head Prep

A Day in the South Carolina Lowcountry: Jeff Yalden Inspires, Empowers and Delivers at Hilton Head Prep Jeff Yalden, the top teen motivational speaker in North America, doesn’t sit still for long. After 25 years of encouraging parents and inspiring teens with his hard-hitting and heartfelt messages concerning all aspects of adolescent and teen life […]

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South Vermillion High School Inspired

The Perfect High School Motivational Speaker My first school assembly was in April of 1992.  Yes! I said 1992.  I was a Marine stationed at Cecil Field Naval Air Station in Jacksonville, FL.  During my tour in Florida, besides guarding nuclear weapons, I was also the Training NCO. One day a phone call came in […]

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At-Risk Youth . . . Aren’t All Our Youth At-Risk

Jeff Yalden is a youth motivational speaker and a teen mental health speaker having worked with youth, educators, and communities for 24 years in 48 countries. Watch his video of his visit to Centennial High School in Ft. Collins, CO: Looking back on my youth I think we were all at-risk. I didn’t realize it […]

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Powerful High School Motivational Speakers

Imagine 850 high school boys getting ready for an high school assembly.  The typical, “This is going to be boring . . .”  is going through their minds.  The last thing high school students want is to be lectured and told what to do. Jeff Yalden’s motivational school assemblies are anything but boring.  They’re life […]

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Teen Mental Health & Suicide Prevention Expert responds to yet another Teen Suicide

Yalden Responds To Another Suicide Jeff Yalden spoke to a standing ovation audience at Salem High School on Tuesday, September 22, 2015, but one young lady wasn’t in school.  That evening that young lady became the 7th suicide in one calendar year.  Yalden was torn apart wishing that maybe had she been there his words […]

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