June 26, 2021

Watch Video: Advancing Well-Being by Transcending the Barriers of Whiteness Fireside Chat

Watch Webinar featuring the leaders of PolicyLink and Well Being Trust, Michael McAfee and Tyler Norris, as they engage in a deeply honest fireside chat moderated […]
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 […]
March 31, 2021

New Report Answers: How Can We Make Mental Health Part of Health Care?

Primary and behavioral health care integration comes down to four core policy changes OAKLAND, CA–– MARCH 31, 2021 –– Bipartisan Policy Center released today a new […]
March 16, 2021

New Milliman report highlights mental health care utilization during COVID-19 pandemic

A new report by Milliman sheds light on the utilization of mental health services throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. This newly released analysis of 12.5 million individuals’ […]
March 8, 2021

Surgeon General’s Report on Community Health and Economic Prosperity Underscores Importance of WIN Network’s Seven Vital Conditions

We can undo legacies of inequitable health outcomes across the nation by adopting a strong, community-centric approach that supports improved well-being across all areas of life, […]
February 25, 2021

Medicaid Forward: Report highlights mental health & addiction as key areas of response during and after the pandemic

WASHINGTON, D.C. & OAKLAND, CA–– FEB. 25, 2021 –– The National Association of Medicaid Directors (NAMD), a bipartisan, nonprofit, professional organization representing leaders of state Medicaid […]
February 16, 2021

New Report – Enhancing the Capacity of the Mental Health and Addiction Workforce: A Framework

A new report by Well Being Trust’s Chief Strategy Officer, Benjamin Miller provides important framework for the mental health and addiction workforce in the United States. […]
January 6, 2021

Moving Toward Behavioral Health Integration for Low-Income People in California

Well Being Trust released “Moving Toward Behavioral Health Integration for Low-Income People in California” to highlight that integrating physical and mental health care will be critical […]