University of Miami
delivers leading-edge patient care by the region’s best doctors,
powered by the groundbreaking research and medical education of the
University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine. As South
Florida’s only university system, UHealth is a vital component of the
community. UHealth combines patient care, research, and education
to create a front-line approach to health care. Within the UHealth
system, patients can participate in clinical trials and benefit from the
latest developments that are fast-tracked from the laboratory to the
Thank you for being a hero! Your participation in research gives hope to countless individuals living with PTSD.
Below, you will find several advocacy organizations
in your area where you and your loved ones can find support and
information on your condition.
You will soon 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!
University of Miami Local 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 Broward County offers free education programs along with support, guidance, and hope for those in the Broward County/Fort Lauderdale Florida region living with mental health illnesses.
NAMI Broward County
4161 NW 5 St, Suite 203
Plantation, FL 33317
Phone: (954) 316-9907
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org www.NAMIBroward.org
NAMI Miami-Dade County
299 Alhambra Circle Suite 224
Miami, FL 33134
Phone: (305) 665-2540
Email: email@example.com http://NAMIMiami.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.
Since 1957, Mental Health America of Southeast Florida has remained true to our mission of promoting mental health through education, prevention, research, advocacy and empowerment. Mental health services include information and referral, school-based prevention programs for children, education and support of parents so they can make their families strong. In addition, for over 20 years, our 9Muses Art Center has helped adults find hope and enjoy a better quality of life.
MHA of Southeast Florida
7145 West Oakland Park Blvd
Lauderhill, FL 33313
Phone: (954) 746-2055 www.mhasefl.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 South Florida is a locally-run, independent affiliate of the National DBSA and offers peer-led support groups providing a place where people with mood disorders and those who care about them can share experiences, discuss wellness skills, and offer hope to one another. We’ve been there. We can help.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you!