DC Hotline Available 24/7 for People in Need – NBC4 Washington

DC is reminding its residents during Mental Health Awareness Month that anyone can call its mental health hotline, 1-888-7WE-HELP, at any time — day or night. Mayor Muriel Bowser visited one of the city’s community-based organizations that provides mental health services to highlight the Access HelpLine on Friday. She pointed out during her remarks that … Read more

‘Mental health is part of health:’ Doctors, activists addressing stigmas of mental illness

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) – Conversations about mental health have become a topic of conversation lately. From talking points in political campaigns, to national attention in the wake of country music star Naomi Judd’s death. May is also Mental Health Awareness Month, and activists are using this time to address the stigma and also reach people … Read more

Here’s How We’re Exploring the Future of Mental Health All Throughout May

At SELF our mission is to help all our readers take control of their health, in whatever ways that means to them. That includes mental wellness—we’re huge proponents of breaking the stigma surrounding mental health by shining light on important topics and connecting people with the resources they need. That’s why I’m so proud to … Read more

P!nk along with 49ers’ Steve Young, Ronnie Lott aim to end mental health stigma by raising awareness

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) — During this Mental Health Awareness Month, it’s important that we recognize the struggles we have all faced the past few years. Now, prominent figures are coming together to break the stigma so the mental healing for everyone can begin. Young or old, rich or poor, everyone faces struggles in regards to … Read more

11 Switch Games To Play During Mental Health Awareness Month

Every May you’ll see various organizations, groups and individuals taking the opportunity to raise mental health awareness. It’s a topic that now has far more research, understanding and knowledge attached to it, in the process helping people recognize and get help for related issues. The stigma around mental health issues is thankfully being reduced each … Read more

Mental health: North Side performer Mia Park aims to help Chicago’s Asian American community through storytelling

CHICAGO (WLS) — May is Mental Health Awareness Month and Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, and one North Side performer is tackling mental health in the Asian American community through storytelling. Pandemic-related stressors along with the rise of anti-Asian racism have brought about a huge increase in mental health needs among Asian Americans. Actress and … Read more

Mental Health Awareness Month | Editorial

EDITORIAL WITH PRESIDE AND GENERAL MANAGER DAN JOERRES. >> ON STAGE, COUNTRY MUSIC LEGEND NAOMI JUDD SEEMED CARE FREE WITH HER DAUGHTER BY YOUR SIDE, BUT FOLLOWING HER DEATH, WE WERE REMINDDE THAT OFFSTAGE, SHE WAS FIGHTING A BATTLE WITH A LONGTIME FOE — DEPRESSION. AND WE JUT FOUGHT THAT FIGHT AS HER FANS WATCHED, … Read more

Olivia Caldwell Foundation Offering Support Groups to Parents of Children With Mental Health Issues

There’s still something of a stigma. The issue of mental health has come a long way in recent years. Whereas people yesteryear would sweep things under the rug and hide behind a fake smile or find themselves at the bottom of a bottle, these days it’s becoming easier and easier to talk about mental health … Read more