MHA Position Statements

Mental Health AmericaWith nearly a century of experience, MHA has an established record of effective national and grassroots actions that promote mental health, and address mental and substance use issues with compassionate and concrete solutions.

MHA's actions inform, support and enable mental wellness, and emphasize recovery from mental illness. Our over 300 affiliates represent a potent voice for healthy communities throughout the nation. 

MHA has developed positions statements on a wide variety of policy and systems related to mental health  including Systems Transformation; Rights & Privacy; Service; Children's Issues; Criminal Justice; and Procedural Issues. You can find a compete list here:

Mental Health America Position Statements