Mental Health Advocacy: How to Get Involved

Mind, Body, and Soul

Throughout my blog postings, I’ve posted a variety of articles, stories, graphics, etc. about mental health and illness. Although all of this information is important to the general understanding of mental health, the next step is to actively participate in the process! 

There are a variety of ways to assist in the advocacy of mental health, whether you want to work out in your community or barely have any free time. Take a moment to look through these links and find what interests you! 

  • Sign a petition for an increase in mental health services: Change.org provides an easy to use template for anyone to sponsor.
  • Find a local event advocating for mental health awareness: the IMHRO has a great database to find events near you 
  • Donate to mental health research: the IMHRO allows individuals to make contributions towards this effort 
  • Contact your local congressman about mental health 
  • Post on online…

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