Mental Illness Awareness Week is October The definition of "awareness" is to be "informed; alert; knowledgeable." The opposite of "awareness" is "ignorance." It is time to learn all you can about mental illness.
NAMI Statement: The Santa Barbara Tragedy; When tragedies occur, it often is because something in the mental health care system went terribly wrong. It is important to closely examine each case and determine what contributed to the tragedy.
Time to start observing Mental Illness Awareness Week 2014. Check out our awareness hub to learn about ways you can help raise awareness in your communities http://owl.li/CkuyR - Spread the word on twitter by using #MIAW2014.
NAMI | Federal Proposal to Limit Access to Psychiatric Medications Causes Concern-be afraid, very afraid that the Federal government will seek to limit access to quality care under their programs ie Medicare which is exempt from the recent legislation. Parity is a lie, Speak out now.
Appeal to the media and politicians: Does anyone care that it is Mental Illness Awareness Week in America?
Last week was Mental Illness Awareness week and last Wednesday was World Mental Health Day. Neither candidate chose to even mention it. Why would I vote for either one? 1 in 4 Americans are affected and have a vote.