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.

This legislation introduced by Assemblymember @reb This legislation introduced by Assemblymember @rebeccaforassembly would transform CA's response to mental health emergencies and ensure those in crisis receive the urgent care they need. 

Thank you @steinberginstitute, and @kennedyforum for supporting this bill!

This legislation introduced by Assemblymember @rebeccaforassembly would transform CA's response to mental health emergencies and ensure those in crisis receive the urgent care they need.

Thank you @steinberginstitute, and @kennedyforum for supporting this bill!
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Shame and stigma are big factors, along with dispa Shame and stigma are big factors, along with disparities from institutional racism and historical adversity, that contribute to this gap. Black communities deserve culturally competent, affordable, and accessible mental health care.

#MentalHealthMatters #MentalHealthCare #MentalHealth #BlackMentalHealth #BlackMentalHealthMatters

Shame and stigma are big factors, along with disparities from institutional racism and historical adversity, that contribute to this gap. Black communities deserve culturally competent, affordable, and accessible mental health care.

#MentalHealthMatters #MentalHealthCare #MentalHealth #BlackMentalHealth #BlackMentalHealthMatters
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We’re excited to welcome Dr. Kathleen Pike to ou We’re excited to welcome Dr. Kathleen Pike to our advisory board! As Director of @cugmhp and a professor of Psychology at @columbia, Dr. Pike is deeply respected as a long-time mental health champion and global public health leader. We look forward to continuing the fight for better mental health care with her support.

#MentalHealth #MentalHealthMatters #MentalHealthAwareness

We’re excited to welcome Dr. Kathleen Pike to our advisory board! As Director of @cugmhp and a professor of Psychology at @columbia, Dr. Pike is deeply respected as a long-time mental health champion and global public health leader. We look forward to continuing the fight for better mental health care with her support.

#MentalHealth #MentalHealthMatters #MentalHealthAwareness
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According to @namicommunicate and the National Sur According to @namicommunicate and the National Survey on Drug Use and Health, only one-third of Black Americans who need mental health care receive it. There are a lot of contributing barriers to #blackmentalhealth, but accessible and affordable healthcare should not be one of them.

#MentalHealthMatters #BlackMentalHealthMatters #MentalHealthAwareness #MentalHealth

According to @namicommunicate and the National Survey on Drug Use and Health, only one-third of Black Americans who need mental health care receive it. There are a lot of contributing barriers to #blackmentalhealth, but accessible and affordable healthcare should not be one of them.

#MentalHealthMatters #BlackMentalHealthMatters #MentalHealthAwareness #MentalHealth
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Congratulations to Chiquita Brooks-LaSure on her n Congratulations to Chiquita Brooks-LaSure on her nomination to Administrator of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services! Brooks-LaSure played a key role in the ACA's passage and implementation under the Obama administration and has extensive experience in healthcare policy. We are excited to work with her to expand mental health care coverage for millions of Americans.

#MentalHealthCare #MentalHealthMatters #MentalHealth #MentalHealthAwareness

Congratulations to Chiquita Brooks-LaSure on her nomination to Administrator of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services! Brooks-LaSure played a key role in the ACA's passage and implementation under the Obama administration and has extensive experience in healthcare policy. We are excited to work with her to expand mental health care coverage for millions of Americans.

#MentalHealthCare #MentalHealthMatters #MentalHealth #MentalHealthAwareness
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Happy #PresidentsDay! There is still much work to Happy #PresidentsDay! There is still much work to be done, but we are excited to continue working with @potus and his administration to address our current mental health crisis.

#MentalHealth #MentalHealthMatters

Happy #PresidentsDay! There is still much work to be done, but we are excited to continue working with @potus and his administration to address our current mental health crisis.

#MentalHealth #MentalHealthMatters
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Black mental health matters every day of the year. Black mental health matters every day of the year. As we share more information and resources about #blackmentalhealth, let’s remember to keep the conversation around mental health inclusive and intersectional.

#BlackMentalHealthMatters #BlackHistoryMonth #MentalHealthAwareness #MentalHealthMatters

Black mental health matters every day of the year. As we share more information and resources about #blackmentalhealth, let’s remember to keep the conversation around mental health inclusive and intersectional.

#BlackMentalHealthMatters #BlackHistoryMonth #MentalHealthAwareness #MentalHealthMatters
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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.