Mental Health Good News

Stories about people and organizations making a difference for mental health — and fighting the stigma around mental health

Quote Graphic: Pick up the battle and make it a better world. Just where you are. — Maya Angelou

168 Short Inspirational Quotes To Motivate You

Today, we’re sharing our curated collection of short quotes to fill you with hope and positivity...
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Glenn Close Speaks About Mental Health Advocacy from TED Stage

It was nearly 15 years ago that Close began her foray into advocacy when she created a public service announcement with her sister, Jessie, who lives with bipolar disorder. 
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Christine Schuler Deschryver speaking at a podium on the TED stage against a blue and purple lit background

Woman at Heart of 'City Of Joy' Documentary Turns Pain Into Power

Through her organization, City of Joy, Christine Schuler Deschryver has helped survivors of sexual violence in Congo rebuild a sense of community.
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Biden-Harris Administration Invests Over $200 Million in Youth Mental Health

The Biden-Harris administration has announced $206 million in grants that will go toward building and expanding youth mental health services.
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Good News This Week: October 7, 2023 - Vaccines, Havens, & Gen Z

Your weekly roundup of the best good news worth celebrating...
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New Gallup Poll Finds That Gen Z is a Generation of Optimists

A new nationwide poll revealed that although Gen Z individuals trend higher for poor mental health, they are overwhelmingly optimistic about their future and believe that their goals are achievable.
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Quote Graphic: Everybody has losses — it’s unavoidable in life. Sharing our pain is very healing. — Isabel Allende

47 Best Healing Quotes — To Help in Hard Times

Dive into this collection of healing quotes. May they serve as a balm for your soul, reminding you of your innate power to heal, grow, and transform...
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14 Problems in the World — And Their Potential Solutions

A roundup of some of the major challenges of our time — and reasons to be hopeful.
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Good News This Week: September 16, 2023 - Dogs, Puffins, & Renewable Energy

Your weekly roundup of the best good news worth celebrating...
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Suicide Prevention Week: 18 Ways To Take Action (2023)

With events, screenings, activities, and more, Suicide Prevention Week is a catalyst for us to learn more, seek help, offer support, and open our hearts and minds to vulnerable conversations.
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