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A Mentally Healthy Nation For All

Where our society is equipped and informed—free from the stigma and bias associated with mental illness. At the APA Foundation, we focus on the nation’s most pressing social mental health issues across our society.

What Does APAF Do?

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APA Foundation

As the non profit programming arm of the American Psychiatric Association, we complement the professional work of the APA by administering public outreach programs and support—all aimed at eliminating stigma, overcoming mental illness, and advancing mental health.

Professional Research & Development

As the charitable foundation of the American Psychiatric Association, we work to empower psychiatrists and other mental health professionals by raising funding for research, fellowships, and grants.

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What's Happening at the APA Foundation

Keep up with the latest APA Foundation mental health news, events, and volunteer opportunities.

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Save the Date: MOORE Equity in Mental Health 5K

Save the Date! Join APAF Saturday, July 10 for the inaugural Moore Equity in Men...

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Notice. Talk. Act.® at School on Education Talk Radio

Program Director Christopher Seeley, M.S.W., joined Education Talk Radio to disc...

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Mysteries of Mental Illness Premiere

Mysteries of Mental Illness explores the story of mental illness in science and ...

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