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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.

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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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Partner Blog Post: Mental Health Needs in a Pandemic: Resources for our Students

"In the past, schools would simply be expected to do more with fewer resources. ...

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APA Foundation Adopts A DC School

Through a DCPS initiative, we've adopted Takoma EC for the 2018-19 school year!

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MENTAL HEALTH NEWS

New Data from Notice. Talk. Act.™ @ School

According to our survey of over 800 respondents, the program demonstrates overwh...

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