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CEOs from Mental Health America and 14 Top Mental Health Organizations Join Together to Prioritize Response to Nation’s Escalating Mental Health Crisis

Washington, D.C. – The chief executives of the nation’s 14 leading mental health advocacy organizations and professional associations today announced the formation of a unified coalition with a…

Mental Health America Launches Search for President and CEO

ALEXANDRIA, VA – Mental Health America (MHA) has announced that President and CEO Paul Gionfriddo will retire in July 2021, after seven years of service to MHA. The board of directors has…

New report calls on leaders to improve youth mental health services by listening to young people


Chiming In Blog

By Whitney Ball, Outreach and Marketing Manager at Mental Health America The holiday season is in full swing, which means many of us are on the hunt for the perfect gifts for friends and loved ones. We want to make it a little easier, so we have pulled…

Much has been written about the mental health challenges young people are facing in 2020. The health and economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, changes in learning, missed milestones, and the racial reckoning in the United States have exacerbated an…

By Sara Deren, founder and CEO of Experience Camps Before America was hit by the coronavirus, one in five children would experience a significant death by age 18, and one in 14 children would experience the death of a parent or sibling. Now, as the…