To create meaningful change by increasing communication, partnerships and goodwill among stakeholders in the areas of treatment, advocacy, and clinical research with emphasis on consumers and patients mental health well-being.
The Verified Clinical Trials research subject database registry and The STARR Coalition partner to protect individuals from enrolling in multiple trials and improve mental health clinical trials research. Protecting the safety of participants is crucial. VCT is dedicated to this cause and we support the work they are doing.
The Messaging Committee created a series of commercials to address the stigma of mental illness and promote research. These videos are available to Coalition members to use for website, social media, or television spots. We can edit your organizations information to the end of the spots. To see more videos, log into the Community Login and look in the Gallery.
Tony Moore has been living with schizophrenia since he was 18. It was almost 20 years later before he saught treatment for paranoid schizophrenia. Tony shares stories about his life, his illness, and the time he spent in clinical trials.
It’s time to take mental health, mental illness and addiction — and all the messy, sometimes embarrassing, uneasy truths that accompany them — out from behind closed doors — and discuss them openly. MHA’s 2017 Annual Conference will dive into these sometimes controversial topics in a way MHA never has done before.
One of the biggest impediments to clinical trial efficiency is patient access — according to Nariman Nasser, the VP of Site Optimization at Continuum Clinical, recent surveys show that up to 50% of patients considering participating in a clinical trial listed lack of transportation as a barrier. “If they’re relying on family members, their transportation […]