June 17, 2021

20 Emerging Young Adult Leaders Join National Mental Health Advisory Board to Advance Advocacy Efforts, Outreach

OAKLAND, Calif. June 17, 2021 –  Only one in four young people think they can make a change in mental health in their communities, according to Mental […]
June 15, 2021

WBT Chief Strategy Officer Testifies Before U.S. Senate Committee on Finance’s Full Committee Hearing, Mental Health Care in America

Washington, D.C. June 15, 2021 – Benjamin F. Miller, PsyD, Chief Strategy Officer of Well Being Trust, joined Michelle P. Durham, M.D. and Chantay D. Jett, […]
June 14, 2021

WBT Chief Strategy Officer to Testify in U.S. Senate Committee on Finance’s Full Hearing, Mental Health Care in America

Washington, D.C. – On Tuesday, June 15, 2021, at 10 a.m. EST, Benjamin F. Miller, PsyD, Chief Strategy Officer of Well Being Trust, will join Michelle […]
June 11, 2021

Job Opening: Part-time Scheduling Coordinator

Well Being Trust (WBT) is a leading social impact philanthropy with a mission to advance the mental, social and spiritual health of the nation. WBT is […]
June 7, 2021

How to leverage federal dollars to advance equity through community councils

“The American Rescue Plan provides an unprecedented opportunity to build communities’ ability to not only respond to immediate needs but to put in place the relationships […]
June 3, 2021

Read the latest issue of Mental: Fighting the fragmentation of mental health one policy at a time

“Mental: Fighting the fragmentation of mental health one policy at a time” by Well Being Trust’s Chief Strategy Officer, Dr. Ben Miller, provides critical context, as […]
May 19, 2021

How Medicaid Can Advance Mental Health and Substance Use Crisis Response

Building Blocks: How Medicaid Can Advance Mental Health and Substance Use Crisis Response Many communities in the U.S. are reexamining the way in which they respond […]
May 18, 2021

Pain in the Nation: Annual Deaths Due to Alcohol, Drugs or Suicide Exceeded 156,000

In 2019, more than 156,000 Americans died from alcohol, drugs, and suicide, a slight increase over 2018. The COVID-19 pandemic created additional stressors in 2020—from direct […]
May 18, 2021

Annual Deaths Due to Alcohol, Drugs or Suicide Exceeded 156,000

Annual Deaths Due to Alcohol, Drugs or Suicide Exceeded 156,000 According to the Most Recent Data Preliminary data shows COVID-19 crisis created higher rates of mental […]