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 […]
May 18, 2021

Pain in the Nation: Annual Deaths Due to Alcohol, Drugs or Suicide Exceeded 156,000

Annual Deaths Due to Alcohol, Drugs or Suicide Exceeded 156,000 According to the Most Recent Data Preliminary data shows COVID-19 crisis created higher rates of mental […]
May 18, 2021

Mental Health Month: WBT Shares Actionable Recommendations to Improve Mental Health in America

The staggering mental health toll and wide-scale suffering, pain and loss that has rippled out from the COVID-19 pandemic demands a muscular, nationwide response that doesn’t […]
May 13, 2021

Coalition of mental health organizations support bipartisan slate of mental health bills in the U.S. House

WASHINGTON, D.C., MAY 12, 2021— A coalition of mental health and wellness organizations including the Eating Disorders Coalition, Inseparable, The Kennedy Forum, Mental Health America, National […]
May 6, 2021

Read the latest issue of Mental: Part III of a National Mental Health Rescue Plan

“Mental: Fighting the fragmentation of mental health one policy at a time” by Well Being Trust’s Chief Strategy Officer, Dr. Ben Miller, provides critical context, as […]
May 3, 2021

Finding Opportunity in a Challenging Year: Well Being Trust Releases 2020 Annual Report

2020 was a year that built the case for why equity, well-being and resilience are central to the health of the American people, the vitality of […]
May 1, 2021

WBT kicks off Mental Health Month: Rollout of Actionable Recommendations to Improve Mental Health in America

Well Being Trust’s #Strive2BeWell, #Thrive2BeWell campaign will provide scores of actions individuals, providers and policymakers can take to improve mental health in America OAKLAND, CA–– May […]
April 28, 2021

Well Being Trust and Harvard Medical School Join Forces to Scale up Community-Based Mental Health Interventions

Well Being Trust and Harvard Medical School Join Forces to Scale up and Strengthen Community-Based Mental Health Interventions Key focus includes building mental health workforce in […]
April 25, 2021

Well Being Trust’s National Advisory Council Welcomes Five New Members

The Well Being Trust National Advisory Council recently welcomed five new members to its ranks. Their areas of expertise, ranging from public health to community-based philanthropy, […]