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Schools And Youth Mental Health

Millions of teens are affected by mental illness in America each year. By providing resources to teachers, we can help connect adolescents to care.

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A Lasting Difference

Early recognition and effective mental health treatment can make a lasting difference in a teen's well-being. Teachers and school personnel are often the first to notice the signs of changes in behavior that can accompany a mental health disorder.

Other Impact Areas

At the APA Foundation, we focus on the nation's most pressing social mental health issues across our society.

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We provide employers with what they need to effectively support the mental health of employees and families.

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The U.S. correctional system is the nation's top provider of inpatient psychiatric care. We need to change that.

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In every program and initiative we back, we connect with people where they learn, work, live and worship.

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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: Saturday, July 10th for the inaugural MOORE Equity in Mental Heal...

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Race, Mental Health, and Equity

What does disparity really mean and how do you build strong DEI (diversity, equi...

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