Posts Tagged "National Alliance on Mental Illness"

Minority Mental Health Awareness Month Addresses Disparities in the Care System

Posted by on Jul 12, 2018 in News | 0 comments

Minority Mental Health Awareness Month Addresses Disparities in the Care System

  The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) named July as Minority Mental Health Awareness Month in honor of the late Bebe Moore Campbell, one of their leading advocates educating the public about mental health conditions. Now recognized by organizations nationwide, this awareness month furthers the conversation across many diverse communities to build a common understanding around mental health. The focus on Minority Mental Health has multiple purposes – to highlight the disparities...

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May is Dedicated to Mental Health

Posted by on May 1, 2016 in News | 0 comments

May is Dedicated to Mental Health

The President has proclaimed that May is National Mental Health Awareness Month. “Mental health should be treated as part of a person’s overall health, and we must ensure individuals living with mental health conditions can get the treatment they need,” says President Obama. Hathaway-Sycamores, one of the largest mental health and welfare agencies in Los Angeles County is joining with organizations nationwide to increase awareness, fight stigma, advocate and educate about...

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