Stefan is the co-founder of Tilted Windmills and is currently completing his master's in social work. Formerly he was a youth worker, working alongside Indigenous and street-entrenched youth in Vancouver, BC. Stefan believes that every person deserves love and support as they sort out how they want to show up in the world. Having wrestled with depression and anxiety for much of his early life, Stefan is particularly passionate about empowering those who struggle with mental health to see their own worth and to recognize that they, too, belong on this earth, and have something of value to contribute to the world.

Stefan's Articles

PODCAST: Pain and the Body

posted: June 4, 2017

“I think, as this body’s guardian, I have to say, you know what, if you’re still fighting, then I gotta fight along with you.” In our second podcast, Athena and I discuss the impact of chronic pain and how to … read more

Remembering Alex

posted: April 16, 2017

Earlier this week I had a day where I simply could not shake the restlessness from my bones. At work, I found myself compulsively reaching for my phone whenever there was a moment of quiet, and scrolling through Facebook, then … read more

WEBCOMIC: Weekend Getaway

posted: March 5, 2017

In our latest webcomic, our vacationing mouse and tortoise duo have distinctly different views about their hotel room. One of the fun things about doing this webcomic is being able to borrow stories from our own lives as inspiration—including this … read more