Elyn Saks: A tale of mental illness – from the inside.

A legal scholar, in 2007 Saks came forward with her own story of schizophrenia, controlled by drugs and therapy but ever-present. In this powerful talk, she asks us to see people with mental illness clearly, honestly and compassionately.

Eleanor Longden: The voices in my head

Longden, a research psychologist, tells the moving tale of her years-long journey back to mental health, and makes the case that it was through learning to listen to her voices that she was able to survive.

How I Got Strong After Psychosis

Brightening the Path to Prevention & Recovery for Psychosis

Voices: Human and untold stories of psychosis


Consumer guide to software and apps for managing mental health conditions

MHA's Psychosis Screener

Quick online questionnaire that can help you understand if you may be experiencing symptoms of early stage psychosis.

Clinical trials for psychosis

Please click here for clinical trials. For links to a selection of psychosis research, visit our Evidence Tracker.

Awareness, Advocacy & Support

Bring Change 2 Mind

Working to end the stigma and discrimination of mental illness.

CIT International

Facilitate understanding, development and implementation of Crisis Intervention Team programs worldwide in order to promote and support collaborative efforts to create and sustain more effective interactions among law enforcement, mental health care providers, individuals with mental illness, their families and communities.

Flawless Foundation

Takes a stand for children living with brain-based, behavioral challenges by promoting educated awareness about neurodevelopment, providing evidence-based, holistic treatment programs and by advancing environmental and prevention-focused research.

Healthy Active Lives (HeAL)

A group of clinicians, service users, family members and researchers from eleven countries have joined forces to develop an international consensus statement on improving the physical health of young people with psychosis.

Hearing Voices Network USA

A partnership between individuals who hear voices or have other extreme or unusual experiences, professionals and allies in the community.

International Bipolar Foundation

Improving understanding and treatment of bipolar disorder through research; promoting care and support resources for individuals and caregivers; and erasing stigma through education.


Working across the world to spread positive and hopeful messages about the experience of hearing voices.

Mental Health America

Committed to promoting mental health as a critical part of overall wellness, with recovery as a goal.

National Alliance on Mental Illness

Dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness through advocacy for access to services, treatment, supports and research.

Project Return Peer Support Network

Promotes wellness, personal growth and self-determination for people who have experienced mental illness by providing social opportunities, education, and community involvement.

On Campus / Youth

Active Minds

Changing the culture on campuses and in the community by providing information, leadership opportunities and advocacy training to the next generation.

Childmind Institute

Dedicated to transforming the lives of children struggling with mental health and learning disorders.

Human Power Project

Creates proactive, preventative mental health curriculum and programs for schools and colleges.

Jed Foundation

Changing the way campuses, communities and families promote mental health and prevent suicide.

StrongMinds Project

Help, inspiration & mental health resources for youth, by youth.

Policy & Research

Carter Center

Seeks to promote awareness about mental health issues, informs public policy, achieve equity for mental health care comparable to other health care, and reduce stigma and discrimination against those with mental illnesses.

Cure Alliance

A social activist network for mental illness research.

Young Minds Advocacy

Using a blend of policy research and advocacy, impact litigation, and strategic communications, Young Minds Advocacy works to change attitudes towards mental illness and break down barriers to quality mental healthcare for young people and their families.

One Mind Institute (IMHRO)

International mental health research organization funding brain science to improve lives.

The Kennedy Forum

Working toward lasting change in the way mental health and addictions are treated in our healthcare system.

One Mind

Sponsors groundbreaking new research and creates portals to shared scientific data, leading to improved diagnostics, more effective treatment, and, ultimately, cures for all types of mental illness and brain injury.

Saks Institute for Mental Health Law, Policy, and Ethics

A think tank founded to foster interdisciplinary and collaborative research among scholars and policymakers around issues of mental illness and mental health.

Mental Health First Aid

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