About Mental Health Section

Founded more than 50 years ago, the Mental Health Section works to promote public health policy and educational programs dedicated to enhancing the mental health of all persons; and to improve the quality of healthcare for people with mental illness.

We are a broad cross-section of APHA members, including: psychiatrists and psychologists, clinicians, policymakers, researchers, post-doctoral, students and all others interested in mental health.

 STIGMA HURTS,

TREATMENT WORKS