Mental Health Speaker, Actor, Writer

“Imagine you woke up tomorrow to a world without mental illness stigma.” -Victoria Maxwell, Bi-Polar Princess


“By popular demand, we opted to add a performance to our already tight schedule. We were not disappointed. It educates and entertains. Great! “

Geoff McMurchy, Artistic Director, KickstART! Festival, 2004 Courage to Comeback Award


“Excellent! Vulnerable, insightful, intimate and honest.”

Stacy Sprague, Director of Vancouver Hospital, Employee & Family Assistance Program


“Fantastic workshop. The participants all fell in love with Victoria! She inspired many folks.”

Wayne McNiven, Head of Communit/Career Education, Vancouver Community College


“Loved it; funny, beautiful and profound – a show for everyone. “

Phil Patston, President/Founder, International Guild of Disabled Artists, Australia


“One of the brightest stars at the UK festival | passionate, mesmerizing and empowering.”

Moya Harris, Executive Director, Equata Company, London, England


“Rare for an excellent writer to bring words to such vivid life on stage | irresistible stage presence, humour and acting ability. “

David Roche, International Humorist, California


“Smart, wry and full of wonderful imagery. The end is a knockout.”

Frank Moher, Director and Governor-General | Award Nominee, Vancouver


“Superb. An absolutely superior presentation – entertaining and very, very powerful.”

Lynn Carter, Social Service Worker/Instructor, Langara College


“Truly talented – the story she shares through her gift continues to inspire lives.”

Martin Labelle, President, The Aequitas Group, Toronto


“Victoria is an inspiration, giving hope to all.”

Rafe Mair, Broadcaster/Author, Radio 600AM, Vancouver


“Victoria is magic – the response was unprecedented. All sold-out shows. We are still receiving calls about the power of those performances; a leader in mental health education. “

Katie Hughes, Executive Director, Canadian Mental Health Association, Vancouver


“Victoria’s presentations are incredibly enlightening – recommended at the highest level.”

Dr. Harry Karlinsky, Director, Continuing Medical Education, Psychiatry, University of BC


“Wonderful – the staff keep telling me it was the best education they ever had. They want more!”

Theresa Castro, Psychiatric Nurse, BC Housing Commission, Victoria