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Mental Health Advocacy

Finding a Middle Ground Between Psychiatry and Anti-Psychiatry

Allen Frances | Posted 10.20.2014 | Science
Allen Frances

Mental-health services in the U.S. are a failed mess: underfunded, disorganized, inaccessible, misallocated, dispirited, and driven by commercial interest. The current nonsystem is a shameful disgrace that won't change unless the various voices who care about the mentally ill can achieve greater harmony.

How an Interdisciplinary Transmedia Project Can Address Mental Illness Stigma

Mona Shattell | Posted 06.02.2014 | Education
Mona Shattell

How does one go about an interdisciplinary project spanning art and science? How might this look? we set out to explore how mental health advocacy, video game design, and documentary filmmaking could come together to enhance understanding and fight stigma about mental illness.

We Need More Than Dialogue About Mental Illness

Ross Szabo | Posted 04.21.2013 | Healthy Living
Ross Szabo

I have spent half of my life as a mental health advocate, and it's really refreshing to see how many people understand the need to talk about these issues. However, these problems won't be changed with conversation. They will be changed with action.

Burger King Ad Mental Health Advocates

walletpop.com | Jami Bernard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Mental health advocates are not too crazy about Burger King's "Crazy King" campaign. They've attacked it as "blatantly offensive" and say it's perpetu...