Send Silence Packing

Active Minds' acclaimed national program is raising awareness of the 1,100 college students who die by suicide each year.

PostSecretU

Starts the conversation about hidden secrets and struggles

National Mental Heallth on Campus Conference

Hundreds of advocates come together to network and learn

Active Minds Speakers Bureau

Young adults sharing their stories and eradicating stigma

Student-led Chapters

Represent the student voice in mental health on over 300 campuses

Awareness Campaigns

Student led programming on critical topics in mental health

Emerging Scholars Fellowship

Supports the next generation of researchers and advocates in mental health

Active Minds takes a comprehensive, grassroots approach to promoting mental health.  We hope you'll join us.  Through student-led chapters and national programs we are educating and inspiring the next generation of mental health advocates. Our impactful programs harness the power of the student voice to create communities that care about mental health. 

Programming at Active Minds is developed based on the latest research as well as input and expertise from our students, our Student Advisory Committee and our National Advisory Committee.  This feedback helps ensure that our programs are innovative and relevant to our diverse audiences on campuses across the country. 

Our programs include:

 

voices

  • Joe Fraioli from University of Iowa says:

    joe_update"During my college experience I have learned what it means to be an advocate - a discovery that was fundamentally shaped through my involvement with Active Minds.  My involvement has helped me take my own experiences, both positive and negative, and use them to help others who may also be silenced by the stigmas associated with mental illness."