Tyler Simmonds

Tyler Simmonds

Darthmouth, Nova Scotia
Award Winning Filmmaker | Mental Health & Mindfulness Expert
Tyler Simmonds is a keynote Sseaker on mental health and mindfulness, award winning Canadian film director with titles such as In "My Mind" and; "Lead With Love" series. Tyler Simmonds helps people remind that recovery is possible and emphasize the importance of vulnerability, and mindfulness, achieved through creativity and meditation.
  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Health & Wellness
  • Leadership
  • Mental Health
  • Peak Performance
  • Personal Growth
  • Resilience & Adversity
  • Business Management
  • Conference
  • Healthcare
  • Inspirational
  • Lifestyle & Health
  • Motivation


Tyler Simmonds is a public speaker and filmmaker who speaks openly about his experience living with mental illness, reminding people that recovery is possible and emphasizing the importance of vulnerability, mindfulness, and achieving your “flow state” through creativity and meditation.

Tyler Simmonds is clearly a message that resonates with many. In 2016, the Huffington Post named him one of the “10 Inspirational people under 30 you should be following on Twitter.” Twitter is where Tyler engages with over 35 thousand followers. Tyler is also a spokesperson for Bell Let’s Talk. Through his advocacy work, Tyler aims to inspire others.

Tyler Simmonds has found success in film, with his award-winning piece “In My Mind”, which is just one of the many artistic projects he has displayed over the years. Through his many channels, Tyler is inspiring people in Nova Scotia, across Canada, and around the world with the power of vulnerability, creative fearlessness, resilience, and authenticity.



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Tyler Simmonds Topic Presentations

permission to feel - a talk on healthy masculinity

  • Virtual PresentationKeynote PresentationWorkshop SessionHalf Day TrainingFull Day Training
  • Tyler shares about his journey towards healthy masculinity, accountability, and healing. In 2023 Tyler began creating a film titled “Permission To Feel” which follows the transformative healing processes of three African Nova Scotian men dissecting complex issues of stereotypes, social norms, and learned behaviors on their journey of healing. This presentation explore practical solutions that guide audience members on the solutions that stear men away from detrimental mental health states, fractured relationships and redfine what it means to be a man in the 21st century. Participants will leave with a deepened understanding of their role in fostering healthy masculinity, equipped to ignite communities of men with renewed purpose and most importantly self-identity.

leading with love

  • Virtual PresentationKeynote PresentationWorkshop SessionHalf Day TrainingFull Day Training
  • In this talk, Tyler demonstrates the importance of leading with love to live a happier life. This talk is accompanied with an episode of Tyler’s mini-series Lead With Love featuring Lorraine “Grandmother Sea Turtle” Whitman. Sharing the transformative power of love as a guiding principle in leadership and personal well-being, the presentation explores the symbiotic relationship between leadership and emotional intelligence. Drawing from both contemporary research and generational wisdom, Tyler illuminates how leading with love fosters not just workplace harmony but also individual happiness. Attendees will gain actionable insights on how to implement love-based leadership principles in their professional and personal lives, positioning themselves for greater fulfillment and success.

the power of vulnerability

  • Virtual PresentationKeynote PresentationWorkshop SessionHalf Day TrainingFull Day Training
  • In this talk, Tyler shares his story of finding strength in vulnerability – Helping others see the beauty and strength of being our authentic selves. He shares his own journey of embracing vulnerability, providing a roadmap for facing challenges head-on, creating a strong network of supporters and fostering safe spaces to be yourself in every situation. Attendees will leave equipped with actionable strategies to cultivate authenticity and fostering self-image to become resilient and effective in both their personal and professional lives.

living in flow - an interactive talk on achieving flow state

  • Virtual PresentationKeynote PresentationWorkshop SessionHalf Day TrainingFull Day Training
  • In this talk, Tyler shares the tools he’s been using for the past 10+ years to achieve flow state. Tyler unveils the techniques he’s honed over a decade to achieve a state of flow, optimal for enhanced performance and well-being. These tools are helpful for those who want to perform better in sports, at work, or in their personal lives. Ranging from tools such as sensory-deprivation tanks, Neurofeedback, meditation, and more…Tyler explains and demonstrates how these tools and techniques helped pull him from the depths of severe anxiety and depression. Attendees will walk away with actionable strategies for stress management and achieving a heightened connection to oneself, armed with the understanding on the interconnectedness of our thoughts, behaviours and relationships with our dreams, realiity and purpose.

Tyler Simmonds travels from Darthmouth, Nova Scotia & delivers customized and tailored keynote speeches, presentations, workshops and training sessions. on the topics enlisted below. These services are designed for a variety of audiences, industries, and event types and event formats.


I’m so moved by your talk and honoured to connect. Thank you so much for getting up and sharing yourself with the world.

Dr. Baker

You were great at AdmiralJobsHfx yesterday. Lots of great conversations got started.

Fat Apollo

I had the absolute honour of getting to hear Tyler Simmonds tell his story firsthand today for BellLetsTalk day. Truly inspirational speaker. Thanks for being you, Tyler Simmonds.

Mikey Blighe

Hey! So fun! Thanks for including us! Current ThursdayThoughts Tyler Simmonds is a very brave human and an amazing speaker.


Your speech at We day yesterday was amazing. It made me cry but also feel so inspired, and like I can do anything. Thank you so much Tyler Simmonds.


Articles & Media

Global News


Tyler Simmonds on Global News [Speaking About Mental Health & Film]


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Tyler Simmonds keynote speaker is an expert presenter and has a wide range of experience speaking to a wide variety of audiences and organizations. Tyler Simmonds delivers keynotes, workshops & training sessions. They may also host or emcee events. Hire Tyler Simmonds from Darthmouth, Nova Scotia for your event to inspire the audience to take action and make change in their work and their lives. Your workplace will benefit from our keynote speaker and their keynote talks and speeches will shift the mindsets or behaviours for the audience members in Canada. 

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