January 2021

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Ringing in the New Year with new mental health resolutions, new Well Beings events, and new story-telling. 

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Share Your Story

The Well Beings community invites you to submit audio sound bites to be considered for a new documentary series, tentatively titled Hiding in Plain Sight: Our Mental Health Crisis, a Ewers Brothers Production, Executive Produced by Ken Burns. Send in an audio recording of you, with family or friends, talking about your mental health journey in everyday life. 

In the Media   

A United Mental Health Vision

CEOs from 14 Top Mental Health Organizations join together to engage federal and state officials in 50 states to prioritize response to the nation’s escalating mental health and  crisis.  

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In the Media  

Less Dieting, More Therapy in 2021

"2020 has been… a year, which makes getting a fresh start in 2021 feel super appealing." This new year, switch up your annual mental health resolutions by adding therapy to your self-care journey. 

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Upcoming Events

Youth Mental Health: How You Can Help

Join Well Beings & Vegas PBS on Jan 12th at 6 PM PT, for a live discussion bringing together mental health experts and youth to discover resources for those struggling. 

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Brave Teens    

Reflecting on Old Habits in 2021 

After a while, it wasn’t “my body needs this food to survive,” it was “this food makes me happy.” Ryver reflects on her old eating habits and the positive progress in her eating disorder recovery.



Use #WellBeings on social media posts to contribute your story, messages of encouragement, and favorite mental health resources to Well Beings Community Story Wall.

Support for the Well Beings Youth Mental Health Project provided by Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc., Kaiser Permanente, Bank of America, American Psychiatric Association Foundation, One Mind, Movember, National Alliance on Mental Illness, Dana Foundation, Dauten Family Foundation, The Hersh Foundation, Mental Health Services Oversight & Accountability Commission, John & Frances Von Schlegell, Sutter Health, Robina Riccitiello, and Jackson Family Enterprises.

Partners include CALL TO MIND at American Public Media, PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs, WE Organization, Forbes, PEOPLE, Mental Health America, National Council for Behavioral Health, The Steve Fund, and The Jed Foundation.
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