Active Minds 9th National Mental Health on Campus Conference

Active Minds 9th National Mental Health on Campus Conference Media Contact: Dianna Dauber, Director of Communications and Marketing, 202-332-9595 x109;dianna@activeminds.org Washington, DC, October 23, 2012 – Active Minds 9th National Mental Health on Campus Conference—the only national conference that brings together young adults from across the country who are passionate about removing the stigma surrounding mental…

Active Minds Chapters & Student Leaders Recognized For Their Work on Campus

Active Minds Chapters & Student Leaders Recognized For Their Work on Campus Media Contact: Dianna Dauber, Director of Communications and Marketing, 202-332-9595 x109;dianna@activeminds.org Washington, DC, June 27, 2012 – Active Minds is thrilled to share with our network that many of our Active Minds Chapters and student leaders have been recognized by their colleges and universities,…

Emerging Scholars: Findings from my qualitative evaluation

This study qualitatively examined Active Minds Speakers Bureau, a contact-based intervention, to assess the attitudinal and behavioral benefits after attending a presentation. Contact is one of three main stigma reduction strategies that have been used with members of the general public. Other modalities have included public protest and educational seminars. However, contact-based interactions with people…