History of Mental Health Awareness Month

We cannot believe we are nearly halfway through the year. It feels like we just started 2023 a month ago. As some of you may know, today marks the 74th annual Mental Health Awareness Month. We are excited to share some tips, information, and resources with you. Mental health is vital and should be taken seriously. Unfortunately, we live in a society that has not previously promoted mental health, but we are working on that, and with your help, we can make more significant strides together. But before we move forward, let’s go back down memory lane and learn how one man’s experiences got us here. Here is a brief history of Mental Health Awareness Month.

History of Mental Health Awareness Month