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Why You Should Care About #FreeBritney

Why You Should Care About #FreeBritney JCheang Wed, 07/14/2021 - 10:07 July 14, 2021 By Jessica Kennedy, Chief of Staff at Mental Health America Britney Spears’ case returns to court today and supporters of the...

As AAPIs, We Need Therapists Who Look Like...

As AAPIs, We Need Therapists Who Look Like Us JCheang Thu, 07/08/2021 - 11:00 July 08, 2021 By Dr. Elissa S. Lee, Occupational Therapist, Writer, and Consultant and Lillian Man, MSW/MPH Candidate at UC Berkeley We’re...

Here’s How You Can Address Both Mental Health...

Here’s How You Can Address Both Mental Health and Hunger in Your Community JCheang Tue, 07/06/2021 - 11:22 July 06, 2021 By Jillian Hughes, Communications Director at Mental Health America The food you put into your...

Now Open: Apply to be an MHA Young...

Now Open: Apply to be an MHA Young Mental Health Leader! JCheang Wed, 06/30/2021 - 11:15 June 28, 2021 Mental Health America (MHA) is now accepting applications for our 2021-2022 Young Mental Health Leaders Council...

LGBTQ Peers Deserve to Feel Pride Too

LGBTQ Peers Deserve to Feel Pride Too JCheang Mon, 06/07/2021 - 10:44 June 07, 2021 By Kat McIntosh, Manager of Global Peer Support at Mental Health America Everyone deserves to feel pride in their mental health....

Addressing Inclusion in Peer Support

Addressing Inclusion in Peer Support JCheang Wed, 05/05/2021 - 11:12 May 07, 2021 By Kat McIntosh, Manger of Global Peer Support at Mental Health America In mental health, a peer is usually used to refer to someone who...

10 Ways to Volunteer Your Time for Mental...

10 Ways to Volunteer Your Time for Mental Health JCheang Thu, 05/06/2021 - 09:38 May 06, 2021 This article was originally posted on IDONTMIND's journal and has been cross-posted here with permission. Read the original...

There are ways you can intervene to help...

Anita Everett M.D. DFAPA, Director, Center for Mental Health Services National suicide rates are rising, and this is especially true for our nation’s youth suicide rate. Suicide is largely a preventable cause of death,...