Advocacy, Research, Connection
Our group is in the very early stages of identifying, educating and advocating for improved children/teen's mental health care. We are not alone. Here are some links of other organizations working toward this goal.
Interested in Helping Teachers Understand Serious Mental Illness?
The Parents and Teachers as Allies program is looking for adults who would like to be trained as presenters of this NAMI program for teachers. Qualified individuals include:
There is no power for change greater than a community discovering what it cares about.
We are hundreds of organizations and millions of individuals working together to create a California where Each Mind Matters.
Mission: To emerge as the world's most effective organization working to end the stigma and discrimination surrounding mental illness through widely distributed Public Education Materials based on the latest scientific insights and measured for effectiveness.
Founded by Glenn Close, The Balanced Mind Foundation, Fountain House, and Garen & Shari Staglin of the International Mental Health Research Organization (IMHRO), aimed at removing misconceptions about mental illness.