January 30, 2020

USA Today: Life expectancy up for first time in four years, while drug overdose deaths drop by 4%

“While modest, it’s really great news that the data show progress” on the life expectancy and overdose fronts, said psychologist Benjamin Miller, chief strategy officer at […]
January 30, 2020

News Release: New Framework and Policy Action Guide, Healing the Nation, features Actionable Solutions to Improve Mental Health and Well Being

Healing the Nation Released: New Framework and Policy Report features Actionable Solutions to Improve Mental Health and Well Being Washington, DC and Oakland, Calif., January 30—Today, […]
January 30, 2020

STAT News Morning Rounds: U.S. has the highest suicide rates among wealthy nations

At the same time, another new report highlights steps that federal policymakers can take to improve mental health in the U.S., including incentivizing mental health assessments as another […]
January 30, 2020

Medscape: New Recommendations to Improve US Mental Health Policy Released

A framework and policy report from the nonprofit organization Well Being Trust lays out actionable solutions to improve mental health and well-being for Americans, its authors […]
January 30, 2020

News Release: New National Data Present a Mixed Picture: Some Drug Overdoses Down but Others are Up, and Suicides Rates are Increasing

New National Data Present a Mixed Picture: Some Drug Overdoses Down but Others are Up, and Suicides Rates are Increasing Newly released mortality data from 2018 […]
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 […]
January 27, 2020

Social Determinants of Mental Health in National Spotlight

A recently released white paper by the Institute for Healthcare Improvement and Well Being Trust organizations hopes to shift the care dilemma. The paper, Improving Behavioral Healthcare […]
January 27, 2020

**EVENT** Agenda for Change: Unite. Connect. Act. Join Us!!!

People want change. According to a recent poll, 75 percent of voters believe the country and the federal government are not doing enough to address mental […]
January 23, 2020

New White Paper Provides Blueprint for Improving Care for Patients with Mental Health Conditions & SUDs who Present to the Emergency Department

Contact:  Albert Lang, (301) 512-8379, albert@wellbeingtrust.org New White Paper Provides a Blueprint for Improving Care for Patients with Mental Health Conditions and Substance Use Disorders who […]