July 13, 2020

Healing the Nation Webinar Series–You’re INVITED!

Earlier this year, WBT launched Healing the Nation, a comprehensive national policy framework for mental health and addiction. The issues we highlighted in the publication have only grown […]
July 14, 2020

Solutions to Ensure Housing Access Amidst and After a Pandemic: We can protect public health by providing safe, affordable housing

Solutions to Ensure Housing Access Amidst and After a Pandemic We can protect public health by providing safe, affordable housing The rapid spread of COVID-19 across […]
July 10, 2020

TODAY Show!: ‘Be selfish with your mental health’: Teens advocate for self-care and more support

“What we’ve been witnessing for the last several years, probably the last decade, has been an increase in stress, anxiety, concern … in our youth,” Benjamin […]
July 9, 2020

Christian Science Monitor: Recovery is about reclaiming a life. Many have proved that treating an addiction is a pandemic possibility

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration estimates nearly 58 million Americans were already living with a mental or substance use disorder, or both. Well Being […]
July 8, 2020

Health Affairs: Funders Support Mental Health Care: COVID-19 And Before

The Bipartisan Policy Center has launched a Behavioral Health Integration Task Force, according to an April 2020 press release. Funded by Well Being Trust, the Sunflower Foundation: Health Care […]
July 7, 2020

Fortune Magazine: A guide for companies that want to fight the stigma around opioid addiction

Public health officials fear the pandemic could spark a wave of new addictions due to increased drug and alcohol use linked to historic unemployment, as well […]
July 3, 2020

Tyler, Kate Kraft & Wendy Landman: Walking Promotes Mental Health – How to Encourage More Ambling, Strolling, Striding and Hiking in All Communities

When you go for a walk, you’re not just moving your body from place to place. Something’s happening to your brain, too. Your mind clears. As […]
July 3, 2020

Philanthropy News Daily (Ben & Denise Dougherty Op-ed): It’s time to prioritize teen mental health and well-being

Of the 25.1 million teens in the United States between the ages of 13 and 18, 60 percent report languishing or only feeling moderately mentally well. […]
July 2, 2020

IHI & WBT Virtual Learning Hour Special Series

The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in unprecented mental health and well-being concerns for caregivers on the frontlines. The Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) is delighted to […]