WMU: News for the Week of November 17, 2017

The Weekly MashUp is a recurring segment on Hear Me Out, the Young Minds’ Blog, highlighting the most pertinent local and national news for children’s mental health advocates. If you haven't already, sign up to be on our email list to get the Weekly MashUp delivered to your inbox automatically, every week! News: Scientists [...]

By | 2017-11-17T16:35:41+00:00 November 16th, 2017|Featured Posts, The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments

Amazing Annabelle, Adieu

Five years ago, I created Young Minds Advocacy to improve the lives of young people with serious mental health challenges. I didn’t do this alone: My daughter Annabelle joined me in founding the organization. At the time, some people recommended against launching a not-for-profit “family affair;” but, as it turns out, I’ve never made [...]

By | 2017-11-13T19:54:19+00:00 November 13th, 2017|Featured Posts|0 Comments

WMU: News for the Week of November 10, 2017

The Weekly MashUp is a recurring segment on Hear Me Out, the Young Minds’ Blog, highlighting the most pertinent local and national news for children’s mental health advocates. If you haven't already, sign up to be on our email list to get the Weekly MashUp delivered to your inbox automatically, every week! News: UC [...]

By | 2017-11-09T01:00:23+00:00 November 10th, 2017|Featured Posts, The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments

WMU: News for the Week of November 3, 2017

The Weekly MashUp is a recurring segment on Hear Me Out, the Young Minds’ Blog, highlighting the most pertinent local and national news for children’s mental health advocates. If you haven't already, sign up to be on our email list to get the Weekly MashUp delivered to your inbox automatically, every week! News: Brain [...]

By | 2017-11-03T16:32:55+00:00 November 2nd, 2017|Featured Posts, The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments

5th Anniversary Event: Thanks for Celebrating with Us!

Last week, over 50 community members joined Young Minds Advocacy to celebrate our five year anniversary! The event raised critical funding to support our advocacy efforts, featured special guest speakers, and raised awareness about mental health and the needs of youth. As special guest speaker and former YMA intern, Chloe Sorensen said at the event: [...]

By | 2017-10-27T19:25:19+00:00 October 27th, 2017|Featured Posts, The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments

WMU: News for the Week of October 27, 2017

The Weekly MashUp is a recurring segment on Hear Me Out, the Young Minds’ Blog, highlighting the most pertinent local and national news for children’s mental health advocates. If you haven't already, sign up to be on our email list to get the Weekly MashUp delivered to your inbox automatically, every week! News: Trump [...]

By | 2017-10-27T18:47:53+00:00 October 27th, 2017|Featured Posts, The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments

WMU: News for the Week of October 13, 2017

The Weekly MashUp is a recurring segment on Hear Me Out, the Young Minds’ Blog, highlighting the most pertinent local and national news for children’s mental health advocates. If you haven't already, sign up to be on our email list to get the Weekly MashUp delivered to your inbox automatically, every week! News: Why [...]

By | 2017-10-13T20:01:00+00:00 October 13th, 2017|Featured Posts, The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments

WMU: News for the Week of October 6, 2017

The Weekly MashUp is a recurring segment on Hear Me Out, the Young Minds’ Blog, highlighting the most pertinent local and national news for children’s mental health advocates. If you haven't already, sign up to be on our email list to get the Weekly MashUp delivered to your inbox automatically, every week! News: Why [...]

By | 2017-10-06T17:20:35+00:00 October 6th, 2017|Featured Posts, The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments

WMU: News for the Week of September 25, 2017

The Weekly MashUp is a recurring segment on Hear Me Out, the Young Minds’ Blog, highlighting the most pertinent local and national news for children’s mental health advocates. If you haven't already, sign up to be on our email list to get the Weekly MashUp delivered to your inbox automatically, every week! News: Pilot [...]

By | 2017-09-29T20:57:23+00:00 September 29th, 2017|Featured Posts, The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments

Call Now to Protect Children’s Access to Medicaid

If the movies have taught me anything, it’s that the last gasp of a dying monster can be its deadliest. I think that’s true of Graham-Cassidy, the final act of the monster called “repeal and replace.” It’s an awful bill that, among other things, will take away mental health care for thousands of children [...]

By | 2017-09-25T22:31:21+00:00 September 25th, 2017|Featured Posts, Medi-Cal, Policy Action|0 Comments