December 7, 2021

Trust for America’s Health and Well Being Trust Applaud the Surgeon General’s Advisory on Youth Mental Health

The challenges to our children’s mental health were many before COVID-19 and made worse by the pandemic – immediate action is needed Dec. 7, 2021 – […]
November 12, 2021

Ilakkiya Senthilkumar and her journey to find a sense of belonging without neglecting her mental health and well-being

Ilakkiya Senthilkumar, a junior attending Henrico High School, recently spoke about her childhood growing up in India and then later moving to the United States; her […]
November 4, 2021

Mental Health and Our Changing Climate: Urgent need to address mental health effects of climate change

November 3, 2021 With a large majority of Americans concerned about climate change and an increasing number expressing alarm and distress, it is past time to […]
October 21, 2021

View Webinar: Tackling Mental Health Stigma

Thank you for your interest in the the Tackling Mental Health Stigma Webinar held on October 13, 2021. A video from the webinar is now available. […]
October 15, 2021

CDC Adds Mental Illnesses to List of Underlying Medical Conditions Associated with Higher Risk for Severe COVID-19

OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 15, 2021 – Top executives from 16 of the nation’s leading mental health advocacy organizations applaud the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention […]
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

Community Initiated Care: Building Skills to Improve Mental Health

“ We need to think about a new strategy for addressing community needs, a new workforce that can emerge deep in community by community and for community.” […]
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 […]
August 10, 2021

Well Being Trust Releases a New Guide on Understanding & Improving Mental Health

As talk about mental health continues to dominate mainstream media, Well Being Trust offers individuals resources and actionable solutions for policy OAKLAND, CA –– August 12, […]