Amanda Southworth

Amanda Southworth at the 2018 PA Conference for Women

“If you see something wrong, fix it. If you see someone hurt, help them. if you don’t do something, who else will?”—App developer and activist Amanda Southworth addressed 10,000 attendees of the Pennsylvania Conference for Women in Philadelphia on October 12, 2018.

Amanda Southworth Calls Out Bystanders

Sixteen-year-old app developer and activist Amanda Southworth took the stage at the 2018 Pennsylvania Conference for Women and captivated the room with a deeply personal story forged in the pain of her childhood anxiety and depression. With the backdrop of a national mental health crisis that affects 1 in 5 kids between the ages of 3 and 17, Southworth delivered this message: Suffering can be invisible, but it is not … [ more ]