A Look Back: Mental Health in 2020

Last year was a year filled with uncertainty and challenges. The top searched mental health terms that brought people to our website in 2020 demonstrate just that. But JED is here to provide a path forward. Our higher education programming reaches over four million students. Our high school programming reaches over two million. Our mental health campaigns reach more than 33 million people. See how we’re changing the conversation about mental health.


JED’s Top Searches in 2020

For resources and information about our most searched mental health terms in 2020, see below.

Get Help Now

If you or someone you know needs to talk to someone right now, text HOME to 741-741 or call 1-800-273-TALK (8255) for a free confidential conversation with a trained counselor 24/7. 

If you are experiencing a mental health crisis, text or call 988.

If this is a medical emergency or if there is immediate danger of harm, call 911 and explain that you need support for a mental health crisis.