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Thank you for submitting your information and for conducting outreach activities for Back To School 2016. Be sure to bookmark this webpage so you can access it in the future without having to re-enter your contact information.     2016 Full…

Senators Chris Murphy (D-CT) and Bill Cassidy (R-LA) have now introduced the Mental Health Reform Act of 2015 (S. 2680, formerly S. 1945). While Mental Health America has not yet formally endorsed it or its House counterpart, we consider it another…

In this update: What’s Up With Congress? Coming Soon: Back to School materials! What We Are Reading Where in the World is Paul Gionfriddo? Did You Know? Affiliate News and Updates What’s Up with Congress? This summer, a lot!! On…

Statement by Paul Gionfriddo, President and CEO “Mental Health America joins the country in mourning the loss of those killed in the horrific shooting that took place yesterday in Virginia. Our thoughts and prayers are with the families of the victims…

                                          

Mental Health America’s Advocacy Network is a powerful voice for change. The Advocacy Network is comprised of thousands of individuals nationwide who take an active role in protecting America’s mental health through legislative advocacy. Because of the…

People with mental health conditions are disproportionately represented in America’s jails and prisons. An estimated 56 percent of state prisoners, 45 percent of federal prisoners, and 64 percent of jail inmates are reported to have a behavioral health…

In many ways, college offers a “blank slate” and is the perfect time and place to reinvent yourself. Between the independent living, opportunities to pursue your own interests, new people to meet, and different social scenes to become a part of, it may…

Mental Health America is committed to promoting mental health as a critical part of overall wellness. We advocate for prevention services for all, early identification and intervention for those at risk, integrated services, care and treatment for those…