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September 26, 2023 Blog

Honoring Our Heritage, Nurturing Our Mental Health: A Black History Month Reflection

By Jessica Orenstein As a young Black woman, this Black History Month feels particularly poignant. It’s a time when we celebrate the richness of our

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September 26, 2023

JED Supports Reintroduction of Bipartisan Bill to Improve Student Mental Health

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September 26, 2023

Megan Thee Stallion Says “Check In On Your Friends” in New PSA with Seize the Awkward

Grammy Award-Winning Artist & Philanthropist Joins the National Campaign Encouraging Young Adults to Reach Out to Each Other NEW YORK, NY (September 26,...

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September 19, 2023

A Fresh Start: First-Year Students Can Protect Their Mental Health This Back-to-School Season

For many first-year students, the start of college can be both exhilarating and overwhelming. Life transitions are so much easier and enjoyable with...

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September 19, 2023

JED High School Delivered By Forefront Suicide Prevention Launches Free Training and Technical Assistance Programming in Washington State

Expertly trained staff to implement a localized and comprehensive approach for youth mental health promotion and suicide prevention at regional high schools  New...

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August 31, 2023

The Jed Foundation (JED) and State Higher Education Executive Officers Association (SHEEO) Launch Student Mental Health and Wellness Learning Community

New partnership aims to advance educational success and enable students to thrive by reimagining state- and system-wide policies protecting youth mental health. New...

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August 30, 2023

The Jed Foundation (JED) Launches Suicide Postvention Services

Custom consulting services help schools, districts, and higher education institutions protect the emotional well-being of their students and school communities in the aftermath...

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August 17, 2023

The Jed Foundation and Mindset by DIVE Studios launch new video collection starring Korean indie rock band The Rose

The first of three episodes, part of an ongoing initiative to reach AAPI youth, is available now on the Mindset YouTube channel to...

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August 9, 2023

Macy’s Partners with JED and NAMI for a Brighter School Year with 2nd Annual Youth Mental Health Fundraiser

Own your style at every age with back-to-school trends in apparel, accessories, dorm room must-haves and one-of-a-kind finds. NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Macy’s kicks off...

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August 1, 2023

Chartwells Higher Education Partners with The Jed Foundation to Foster a Sense of Community and Belonging in the 2023-2024 School Year

“Joy-Ful” campaign returns for a third year to help students feel supported as they navigate through a new school year CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug...

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July 31, 2023

The Jed Foundation (JED) Announces Board Transition Plan

JED Board Member Michael Satow to Assume Position Co-founder; Phillip Satow to Retire as Board Chair July 31, 2023 – NEW YORK –...

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July 19, 2023

The Jed Foundation (JED) Issues New Report, Urging Action to Ensure Metaverse Environments Prioritize the Mental Health and Safety of Youth

The report, in partnership with Raising Good Gamers, provides recommendations for policymakers, developers, caregivers, and other stakeholders to expand the benefits and safety...

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July 18, 2023

New Patient Survey Shows Pervasive Disparities in Access Between Mental Health and Substance Use Versus Physical Health Care

Leading mental health and employer groups come together around health system solutions for the nation’s “staggering public health challenge” in mental health. [JULY...

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