Bernie McGrenahan is a stand-up comedian touring the globe expressing gratitude to our Military’s service members, civilians and dependents for their service to our nation!  This original Comedy ‘With a Message’ training has been delivered to over 300 military bases world-wide.  Bernie’s Stand-up comedy material breaks the ice, followed by his personal life experiences.
The ‘inspirational testimony‘ is the key factor to this program’s overwhelming demand and success. 
A true program of the heart. 
A tale of one person’s willingness to admit his shortcomings,
the courage to ‘ask for help’ and the resilience to ‘make a change’! 
Program Topics include
Resiliency, Safety, Risk-Reduction, Substance- Abuse/Sexual Assault/Suicide Prevention & Bystander Intervention!  ‘Comedy “With a Message’ is where Laughter meets Inspiration and Resilience!
For more, please click here to read Bernie’s BIO 


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Virtual Prevention Training NOW Available!

Bernie McGrenahan and Comedy is the Cure is proud to announce it’s highly successful ‘Comedy with a Message’ product now available as a virtual training purchase option.   This pre-taped presentation filmed before a live audience will meet all of the following training requirements: Alcohol Abuse Prevention | Drug Abuse Prevention | Suicide Prevention | DUI Prevention

The product will be available after purchase to be presented at your base either on large screens or individual computers over an eight-hour period on one specific day. A password will be provided and the viewing accessed through a link on our website: www.ComedyistheCure.com

The bonus to this product is you will receive the clean professional stand-up comedy material Bernie is known for to open the presentation.  Humor is needed more now than ever during the newly imposed stresses of the COVID 19 pandemic.  Bernie will then deliver his powerful and personal testimony of high risk drinking, substance abuse and the suicide of his 19-year-old brother Scott.

Bernie promotes mental health professionals, prevention specialists and chaplains to seek resilient resolutions to such challenges.

By |September 8th, 2020|Categories: News|Comments Off on Virtual Prevention Training NOW Available!

Back to the Tar Heel State!

Congrats to “I Killed” raffle book winners: Lance Dolajak, Jordan Cochran and Amanda Hanley!!

What a great day I had with our fine Marines, Soldiers and Command at Camp Lejeune today!!  Thank you for taking time out of your day to join me and pack the  base theater for some laughs and hopefully a message that resonated on some level with all of you.     Thank you to Amanda McKinnon and colleagues for bringing me here (see pics below courtesy of Amanda).


By |January 31st, 2020|Categories: News|105 Comments

“Back in the Saddle” at Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point!!

Congrats to “I Killed” raffle book winners: Diana Irizarry and Ben Woods!!

My first stop of the new decade is North Carolina to the fine men and women in uniform at Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point!   Thank you to Carry Ulery, Capt Matteson, 1LT Paredes and colleagues and their leadership for including my resiliency program as part of your “Back in the Saddle” (BITS) Training.  I will be at Murphy’s landing on Tuesday 7 January at 1000.  Come start the new year off with some laughs and an important message on how to stay resilient throughout 2020!  See you there!

By |January 2nd, 2020|Categories: News|36 Comments