Strategic Communications 2017-10-31T22:19:36+00:00

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Strategic Communications

Our team of advocates works to inform, engage, and empower mental health stakeholders so that they can effectively influence policies and programs that affect their lives. Our community engagement efforts also help to change attitudes about mental health and illness and educate the public about the unique needs of youth.

Our strategic communication initiatives include:

  • Educating and engaging stakeholders around important youth mental health policy issues
  • Amplifying the voices of the youth mental health community through our blog segment Community Voices 
  • Working with young people to craft their stories and become effective advocates for themselves and their communities
  • Collaborating with organizations on projects to promote wellness and improve outcomes for youth and families
  • Hosting events to foster community among youth mental health stakeholders

Current strategic communication initiatives:

Latest Blog Posts

WMU: News for the Week of November 17, 2017

November 16th, 2017|0 Comments

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 [...]

Amazing Annabelle, Adieu

November 13th, 2017|0 Comments

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. [...]

WMU: News for the Week of November 10, 2017

November 10th, 2017|0 Comments

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 [...]

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