Sad Girls Club



We are both an online platform and in real life community created to bring girls together who are battling mental illnesses.

There are three goals that stand at the forefront of our work—

  1. Remove the negative stigma integrated in mental health conversations.

  2. Provide mental health services to girls who do not have access to therapy and treatment.

  3. Create in real life safe spaces that build a community for young women to know— they are not alone.

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Sad Girls Club was founded in February, 2017 by Elyse Fox. After releasing a documentary film about her life with depression, Elyse immediately experienced a wave of young women from all over the world who were seeking a mentor through their own mental health struggles.


The Team

Small— but mighty.

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Amani Richardson

From the blog, working with contributing writers, to connecting with influencers and brands our community loves, she gets it done. Outside the club, she is a Social Media Intern at Refinery29. You can find her chatting about her love for Astrology at KnowTheZodiac.

Editor-In-Chief, Sad Moms Club

Brianne Patrice

Brianne is the Editor-In-Chief of Sad Moms Club. Outside the club, Brie also serves as Editor-In-Chief of SelfishBabe and as Publication Editor of Black Girl In Om. She is a writer and an intuitive-lead healer boldly taking up space and encourages other WOC/POC to do the same. You can check out her digital home here and/or here.

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Executive Assistant

Em Odesser

When you DM us on Instagram, it may be her that you’re in touch with (or making the posts.) Em also helps coordinate and lead our IRL events. Outside the club, she writes and reads a ton, hosts Vice's ‘18 with Issues’ and works on activism surrounding sex ed and reproductive rights.

Brand Ambassador

Vei Darling

Vei is our brand representative and will keep you in the know for all things the Club is up to. Outside the Club, Vei is working on her own artists' collaborative called ‘Viciouss Productions’ along with her holistic spirit integration practice called ‘The Sagittarius Woman.’ Check out her astrological horoscopes on the blog.

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