We are proud to be a member of the following group initiatives:

National Council for Suicide Prevention
The National Council for Suicide Prevention is a coalition of eight national organizations working to prevent suicide. The mission of the National Council for Suicide Prevention is to advance suicide prevention through leadership, advocacy and a collective voice. Members include:

  • Suicide Awareness Voice for Education (SAVE)
  • The Trevor Project
  • The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP)
  • The Jed Foundation (JED)
  • The Jason Foundation
  • The American Association of Suicidology (AAS)
  • The Good Samaritans

Higher Education Mental Health Alliance (HEMHA)
HEMHA affirms that the issue of college mental health is central to student success, and therefore is the responsibility of higher education. Accordingly, HEMHA provides leadership to:

  • Think about college mental health issues at a strategic level
  • Identify and share mental health resources
  • Promote full community engagement in the mental health continuum of care
  • Define the role of advocacy in mental health
  • Support and disseminate evidence-based practice

Members of HEMHA include:

  • American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP)
  • American College Counseling Association (ACCA)
  • American College Health Association (ACHA)
  • American College Personnel Association (ACPA)
  • American Psychiatric Association (APA)
  • American Psychological Association (APA)
  • Association for University and College Counseling Directors (AUCCCD)
  • The Jed Foundation (JED)
  • Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education (NASPA)

Be Vocal: Speak Up
An initiative encouraging people across America to use their voice in support of mental health. Be Vocal aims to empower adults living with mental health conditions to speak up when talking with their professional support team and to speak up as a community to advance mental health in America. Be Vocal is a partnership between singer, songwriter and mental health advocate Demi Lovato, who is living with bipolar disorder; leading mental health advocacy organizations, including:

  • Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA)
  • The Jed Foundation (JED)
  • Mental Health America (MHA)
  • National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
  • National Council for Behavioral Health
  • Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc.

The Mental Health Coalition
The Mental Health Coalition (MHC) was formed to draw attention to the pervasiveness of mental health related conditions and their magnification due to the related stigma. The Coalition consists of the most influential and inspiring nonprofit organizations who are committed to empowering communities living with and affected by mental health conditions. Members include:

  • Active Minds
  • American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (ASFP)
  • Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA)
  • Brain & Behavior Research Foundation
  • Bring Change to Mind
  • Child Mind Institute
  • Crisis Text Line
  • Headstrong
  • Mental Health America (MHA)
  • National Council For Behavioral Health
  • The Jed Foundation
  • The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
  • The Trevor Project
  • Well Being Trust