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Sep 01, 2015, 18:32 ET More Californians Prepared to Help Those at Risk of Suicide

 Sept. 7 through 13 marks the 41st annual Suicide Prevention Week when the global community unites to spread awareness about the warning signs...


Feb 24, 2015, 18:07 ET Together Against Stigma Conference Energizes Global Mental Health Movement To Eradicate Stigma

A groundbreaking conference of more than 750 prominent thought leaders, researchers, advocates, practitioners and policymakers from at least 17...


Jan 07, 2015, 15:04 ET International Mental Health Conference Comes To U.S. For First Time

 The international mental health community will gather at the Hyatt Regency in San Francisco February 18-20, 2015, marking the first time the...


May 14, 2014, 14:35 ET Statewide Winners Announced In Directing Change Video Contest On Mental Health Matters Day

Twelve films created by California high school and University of California (UC) students were announced as statewide winners in the second annual...


Mar 05, 2014, 10:00 ET "Serving Those Who Serve" Supports Mental Health Awareness And Stigma Elimination In San Diego's Military Community

 The San Diego military community joined local mental health advocates last night for "Serving Those Who Serve," an event designed to break...


May 21, 2013, 07:07 ET Glenn Close Narrates Groundbreaking New Documentary That Shatters Misconceptions About Mental Illness

Award-winning actress and mental health advocate Glenn Close will narrate "A New State of Mind: Ending the Stigma of Mental Illness," an inspiring...


May 23, 2012, 16:31 ET California Mental Health Services Authority (CalMHSA) Launches Campaign to Engage Youth in Fight Against Stigma and Discrimination

Research, feedback from medical and social service experts, guidance by communications specialists and input from consumers of services,...