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Secrets From Suicide Survivor, TEDx Speaker, Founder of Second Chance Athletes, Darryl Stinson
Episode 2513th February 2023 • Get Celebritized • Aurea McGarry
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Join Aurea McGarry as she has a powerful conversation with her friend, Special Guest Darryl Stinson, a multiple TEDx speaker with over 2 million views, an entrepreneur, pastor, speaker, and a suicide survivor. A former defensive end at Central Michigan University from 2008 to 2011.

Darryll attempted to take his life in 2011 due to a severe career-ending back injury. Through a life-changing experience at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, MI, he got a second chance and began an arduous journey of discovering what was his purpose in life really is.

The founder of, a holistic athletic transition service for current, former, and forgotten athletes.

Darryl Stinson is a pastor at Life Church in Duluth, Georgia, and the founder of, a place to encourage and inspire athletes who are struggling with the transition away from the athletic life.

As a dynamic TEDx speaker, hip-hop artist, and certified John Maxwell coach, he shares with audiences his life experience of overcoming addiction, mental illness, and multiple suicide attempts to produce success in his life with current and former athletes across the globe.

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You can learn more about Darryl's ministry by going to