In response to the growing mental health challenges facing America, former second lady of the U.S., Tipper Gore, a longtime advocate of individuals suffering with mental diseases, donated $1 million to the National Alliance on Mental Illness.
Mental health advocates and professionals across the country are awaiting the appointment of an assistant secretary to lead the agency charged with tackling mental illness, a new position created by recently enacted legislation.
On Veterans Day, the nation honors Americans who displayed courage in the face of trauma, something that results in profound challenges for them, even the veterans who may not satisfy criteria for clinical PTSD, according to one psychiatrist.
The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) urges the public to encourage the United States Congress to make progress with mental health reform, as Nov. 14-18 marks National Mental Health Reform Advocacy Week.
Leaders from the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) recently started Stigmafree Company as a new initiative to emphasize, challenge and promote the company’s culture -- to be caring and focused on mental health.
Leaders with the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) recently celebrated the approval of the Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act (HR 2646) with the House Energy & Commerce Committee (E&C).
Officials at the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) recently published new survey results that suggest people who have schizophrenia are able to use digital technology to improve how they cope and recover from the disorder.
Leaders at the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) recently released a statement that congratulates President Barack Obama and his plans to improve the application of parity in the United States.