We are hurting without access to the mental health care we need. Together, we need to fix a broken system so we can take better care of each other. Our fight continues in 2021 — are you with us?

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In every city, town, and home, in text messages, voicemails, and journal entries across America, people are struggling without access to affordable, life-saving mental health care. Some way or another, we all experience hard times.

If each of us looks out for just one other person and stands up for change, we can demand a mental health care support system that’s there for everyone.

Our collective mental health is still hurting 18 m Our collective mental health is still hurting 18 months into the pandemic. This is why accessible health care matters.

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#MentalHealthCare #COVID19 #PandemicHealth #HealthCare #MentalHealthMatters #MentalHealth #MentalHealthAwareness #MentalHealthMonth #SuicidePreventionMonth #SuicidePreventionAwareness

Our collective mental health is still hurting 18 months into the pandemic. This is why accessible health care matters.


#MentalHealthCare #COVID19 #PandemicHealth #HealthCare #MentalHealthMatters #MentalHealth #MentalHealthAwareness #MentalHealthMonth #SuicidePreventionMonth #SuicidePreventionAwareness
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Cost and inability to afford care shouldn’t be a Cost and inability to afford care shouldn’t be a factor in someone getting the mental health care they need. This is why we fight for mental health parity.

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#MentalHealthCare #MentalHealth #MentalHealthAwareness #MentalHealthMatters #HealthCare #MentalHealthRecovery #Therapy #TherapyWorks

Cost and inability to afford care shouldn’t be a factor in someone getting the mental health care they need. This is why we fight for mental health parity.


#MentalHealthCare #MentalHealth #MentalHealthAwareness #MentalHealthMatters #HealthCare #MentalHealthRecovery #Therapy #TherapyWorks
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Most students who receive mental health services r Most students who receive mental health services receive them at school. The Mental Health Services for Students Act provides: 

- substantial mental health funding for public schools 
- onsite mental health care services for students and access to licensed professionals

Call your senator today and ask them to support the Mental Health Services for Students Act. Link in bio ⬆

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#MentalHealth #MentalHealthAwareness #MentalHealthMonth #MentalHealthMatters #MentalHealthCare #StudentMentalHealth #YouthMentalHealth #BacktoSchool

Most students who receive mental health services receive them at school. The Mental Health Services for Students Act provides:

- substantial mental health funding for public schools
- onsite mental health care services for students and access to licensed professionals

Call your senator today and ask them to support the Mental Health Services for Students Act. Link in bio ⬆


#MentalHealth #MentalHealthAwareness #MentalHealthMonth #MentalHealthMatters #MentalHealthCare #StudentMentalHealth #YouthMentalHealth #BacktoSchool
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Emergency room visits for suspected suicide attemp Emergency room visits for suspected suicide attempts among girls aged 12-17 grew 26% in 2020 and have risen 50% in 2021 than in previous years. The STAND UP Act provides critical suicide prevention funding and resources to schools and communities. 

Link in bio — call your Senators today and ask them to support the STAND UP Act.

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#MentalHealth #MentalHealthAwareness #MentalHealthMatters #MentalHealthRecovery #MentalHealthMonth #SuicidePrevention #SuicideAwareness #SuicideAwarenessWeek #SuicidePreventionMonth #SuicideAwarenessDay #SuicideAwarenessMonth

Emergency room visits for suspected suicide attempts among girls aged 12-17 grew 26% in 2020 and have risen 50% in 2021 than in previous years. The STAND UP Act provides critical suicide prevention funding and resources to schools and communities.

Link in bio — call your Senators today and ask them to support the STAND UP Act.


#MentalHealth #MentalHealthAwareness #MentalHealthMatters #MentalHealthRecovery #MentalHealthMonth #SuicidePrevention #SuicideAwareness #SuicideAwarenessWeek #SuicidePreventionMonth #SuicideAwarenessDay #SuicideAwarenessMonth
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Suicide is the 2nd leading cause of death among Bl Suicide is the 2nd leading cause of death among Black children ages 10-19 and is rising faster than any other racial or ethnic group. More funding for research into mental health disparities as well as culturally competent solutions is sorely needed. 
 
Link in bio to call your Senators NOW to co-sponsor the Pursuing Equity in Mental Health Act. ⬆

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#MentalHealth #MentalHealthIsReal #MentalHealthAwareness #MentalHealthCare #BlackMentalHealth #BlackMentalHealthMatters #MentalHealthMatters #MentalHealthPolicy

Suicide is the 2nd leading cause of death among Black children ages 10-19 and is rising faster than any other racial or ethnic group. More funding for research into mental health disparities as well as culturally competent solutions is sorely needed.

Link in bio to call your Senators NOW to co-sponsor the Pursuing Equity in Mental Health Act. ⬆


#MentalHealth #MentalHealthIsReal #MentalHealthAwareness #MentalHealthCare #BlackMentalHealth #BlackMentalHealthMatters #MentalHealthMatters #MentalHealthPolicy
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Happy Friday! How are you prioritizing your mental Happy Friday! How are you prioritizing your mental health this weekend?

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#MentalHealth #MentalHealthAwareness #MentalHealthSupport #MentalHealthIsReal #MentalHealthMatters #MentalHealthCare #SelfCareDay #SelfCareWeek #SelfCareSunday #SelfCareFirst

Happy Friday! How are you prioritizing your mental health this weekend?


#MentalHealth #MentalHealthAwareness #MentalHealthSupport #MentalHealthIsReal #MentalHealthMatters #MentalHealthCare #SelfCareDay #SelfCareWeek #SelfCareSunday #SelfCareFirst
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As we move into September, we recognize #NationalS As we move into September, we recognize #NationalSuicidePreventionAwarenessMonth. Suicide is a leading cause of death and the crisis has only been exacerbated by the pandemic. 
 
Today we honor those struggling, as well as the efforts of those advocating for care, awareness, and prevention.

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#NationalSuicidePreventionDay #NationalSuicidePreventionMonth #NationalSuicidePreventionWeek #SuicidePreventionMonth #SuicidePreventionDay #SuicidePreventionAwaresness #SuicideAwarenessMonth #SuicideAwareness #SuicidePrevention #SuicideHotline #MentalHealthMatters #MentalHealth

As we move into September, we recognize #NationalSuicidePreventionAwarenessMonth. Suicide is a leading cause of death and the crisis has only been exacerbated by the pandemic.

Today we honor those struggling, as well as the efforts of those advocating for care, awareness, and prevention.


#NationalSuicidePreventionDay #NationalSuicidePreventionMonth #NationalSuicidePreventionWeek #SuicidePreventionMonth #SuicidePreventionDay #SuicidePreventionAwaresness #SuicideAwarenessMonth #SuicideAwareness #SuicidePrevention #SuicideHotline #MentalHealthMatters #MentalHealth
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People suffering from a mental health crisis are m People suffering from a mental health crisis are more likely to encounter law enforcement than receive medical attention. 
 
We need to transform our crisis response system so that we can divert people with mental illness away from incarceration and towards treatment and healing. The benefits to the individual, community, and society are enormous, and should not be overlooked.

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#MentalHealth #MentalIllness #PrisonSystem #MentalHealthinJails #Decriminalization #MentalHealthRecovery #MentalHealthAwareness #MentalIllnessRecovery #MentalHealthMatters #MentalIllnessAwareness

People suffering from a mental health crisis are more likely to encounter law enforcement than receive medical attention.

We need to transform our crisis response system so that we can divert people with mental illness away from incarceration and towards treatment and healing. The benefits to the individual, community, and society are enormous, and should not be overlooked.


#MentalHealth #MentalIllness #PrisonSystem #MentalHealthinJails #Decriminalization #MentalHealthRecovery #MentalHealthAwareness #MentalIllnessRecovery #MentalHealthMatters #MentalIllnessAwareness
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If you or someone you know needs help, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255). Crisis Text Line also provides free, 24/7, confidential support via text message to people in crisis when they text HOME to 741741.