BioBehavioral Research of Austin (BBRA) specializes in Phase II-IV paid clinical trials in the greater Austin area to find new treatments for psychiatric diagnoses in both children and adults. With decades of experience in both private practice and clinical research, we serve our community by expanding treatment options for those with mental illness all while providing first-class customer service and care. We pride ourselves on extensive Good Clinical Practice, National Institute of Health Protection of Human Subjects, and sponsor provided training to ensure the safety and comfort of our patients during and after clinical trials.

Thank you for being a hero! Your participation in research gives hope to countless individuals living with schizophrenia.

Below, you will find several advocacy organizations in your area where you and your loved ones can find support and information on your condition.

As a volunteer in this research study, you have the opportunity to participate in Project RockSTARR and have a donation made in your honor to one of organizations below. If you want to know more about Project RockSTARR, please go HERE.

Thank you for being a part of this important research!


BBRA Advocacy Organizations:

NAMI is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. Your local NAMI Affiliates and volunteer leaders work in communities across the country to raise awareness and provide essential and free education, advocacy, and support group programs.

NAMI Long Beach Area is dedicated to improving the lives of individuals affected by mental illness, and their families, by providing mental health education, support and advocacy. You Are Not Alone. NAMI Long Beach Area envisions a world where all persons affected by mental illness experience resiliency, recovery and wellness. We envision eradicating stigma and stereotype concerning mental illness, and accelerating research, treatment and support services that address each individual’s need for happy, healthy, and productive lives. NAMI Long Beach offers free education programs along with support, guidance, and hope for those in the Long Beach Area, Southwest Los Angeles County living with mental health illnesses.

NAMI Long Beach
5230 Clark Avenue, Suite 2
Lakewood, CA 90712
Phone: (562) 435-2264
Email: nami@namilongbeach.org
www.namilongbeach.org


MHA is a powerful voice for healthy communities throughout the nation and offers information, referrals, and resources for individuals living with any type of mental illness. One of MHA’s services includes online screening, which is one of the quickest and easiest ways to determine whether you are experiencing symptoms of a mental health condition. Mental health conditions, such as depression or anxiety, are real, common and treatable. And recovery is possible.

Mental Health America of Los Angeles (MHALA) works to ensure that people living with mental health needs achieve meaningful, healthy lives in their communities. MHALA serves adults and transition age youth who are dealing with mental health needs and do not have financial resources, including Veterans and people who are homeless.

MHA of Los Angeles
200 Pine Avenue
Long Beach, CA 90802
Phone: (562) 285-1330
https://mhala.org/


Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA) changes lives, saves lives and impacts lives, through education, peer support groups and advocacy for those diagnosed with a mental health illnesses and empowers their family and friends to embrace their independence, advocate for improved services, and to love them for who they are.

DBSA City of Angels  is a peer-run community of people with mood challenges and their friends and families. Our community is dedicated to support and empower by providing a safe and compassionate peer to peer support groups.

DBSA City of Angels
Burbank, CA
Email: info@dbsacityofangels.com
Phone: (323) 374-5387
www.facebook.com/DBSACityofAngels2020/

DBSA San Gabriel Valley Chapter
Pasadena, CA
Tel: (626) 359-7538
Email: info@dbsasgv.org


This list only includes those advocacy organizations that The STARR Coalition is affiliated with. If you know of other advocacy organizations that could be included in this list, please contact us at starrcert@thestarr.org. Thank you!