February 10, 2020

Upcoming Healing the Nation Events! You’re Invited

We invite you to engage with us and Healing the Nation via the Healing the Nation website, on which you can find the full guide as […]
February 6, 2020

Ben & John Auerbach Editorial in the Hill: We’ve responded to the substance misuse crisis as if it’s only about opioids

Just a few days ago, we learned that life expectancy had risen for the first time since 2014 and saw the first decline in drug overdose deaths since […]
February 6, 2020

Kennedy Forum Capitol Hill Event, feat. Ben: Agenda for Change: Unite. Connect. Act. (Video)

  The unrelenting opioid crisis. Skyrocketing suicide rates. Decreased life expectancy. These are stark indicators of the current state of mental health in America—the most significant […]
February 5, 2020

Scripps National’s The NOW!: Resources to pay for mental health care

The Well Being Trust Foundation found that cost is a barrier for nearly half of people who need some sort of mental health care treatment. The […]
February 5, 2020

News Release: Policymakers, Advocates, Philanthropists Present Roadmap for Change Amid U.S. Mental Health Crisis

The panel will also explore “Healing the Nation,” a new report from Well Being Trust that outlines a framework for federal policymakers and pinpoints specific recommendations to support […]
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, […]
February 3, 2020

Scripps Howard National News: Pushing for better mental health care

The foundation, Well Being Trust released a new report, Healing the Nation: Advancing Mental Health & Addiction Policy. It’s a roadmap for congress to improve mental […]
February 1, 2020

Communities WIN: A Community Guide for Dialogue and Action

The Well Being In the Nation (WIN) Network is a growing strategic network of organizations and communities coming together to advance intergenerational well-being for all. WIN […]
February 1, 2020

The Advisory Board: US life expectancy rises for the first time in 4 years

Benjamin Miller, chief strategy officer at Well Being Trust, was encouraged by the report. “While modest, it’s really great news that the data show progress” on life […]