Emily Wu Truong (吳怡萱)

Patient Leader

Emily Wu Truong is a nationally-recognized motivational speaker. As an advocate, she works tirelessly to create a more compassionate & accepting community by bringing mental health education wherever she goes. She is affiliated with the Asian Coalition, NAMI San Gabriel Valley, Disability Rights California & MHSOAC in Sacramento. As a motivational speaker, Emily has utilized her story from depression to self-actualization, inspiring others to find meaning in life struggles. In 2015, Senator Ed Hernandez congratulated her with the Woman of the Year Award, and in 2016, Congresswoman Grace Napolitano invited Emily to be a guest speaker. As Emily often likes to say, "With help, there is hope."

Past Awards Participation

Fourth Annual Health Activist Awards


Rookie of the Year

Fifth Annual Health Activist Awards


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Emily Wu Truong (吳怡萱)

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