September 27, 2021

From a Moment of Crisis to a Reason for Hope: Supporting the Launch of 988

 Moving the needle for appropriate implementation of 988 in our communities “988 has the potential to transform emergency mental health care by catalyzing the creation of […]
September 11, 2021

9/11 20th Anniversary Commemoration: Honoring those lost by sharing their stories

The morning of September 11, 2001, became an inflection point unlike any other. It was a day filled with uncertainty, grief and loss – the loss […]
June 17, 2020

The Institute for Healthcare Improvement Blog: Preparing for COVID-19’s Impact on the Mental Health of the Health Care Workforce

Both Lurie — who is now a consultant to the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations — and Tyler Norris, MDiv, Chief Executive of Well Being Trust, […]
June 1, 2020

The Rural Blog: Pandemic stress could prompt spike in rural mental health problems and suicides; see county-level estimates

Mental health issues and deaths of despair, or those caused by depression-related suicide or substance abuse, have been increasing over the past decade, but stress from […]
March 6, 2020

IHI Blog: Is Culture the Key to Improving Behavioral Health Care and Staff Experience in the Emergency Department?

To address this, IHI and Well Being Trust partnered on an initiative called ED & Upstream (ED & UP) to develop and test a theory of […]
February 4, 2020

IHI Blog: 4 Keys to Improving Behavioral Health Care in the Emergency Department

Simply working harder will not address the challenges of improving behavioral health care in the emergency department (ED) — system-level changes are needed. To develop solutions, […]
January 28, 2020

Health Affairs: The Five Most-Read GrantWatch Blog Posts Of 2019

A Bipartisan Policy Center report, released in partnership with Well Being Trust, contained options for how Congress can better address the integration of mental health and […]
November 15, 2019

IHI’s Improvement Blog: Building Trust to Address Behavioral Health Needs in the Emergency Department

Radloff was hired in a new role: as an ED LMHC/Care Coordinator. He sits at the front of the nursing station facing the entrance to the […]