The Youth Mental Health Project is a group of individuals who believe that mental health is imperative to all health. We strive to encourage, engage and ignite conversations of mental health that elevate the common community. We are dedicated to a world where mental health issues are not only solvable but in as many cases as possible – preventable.
Founder & CEO
Founder & Executive Director
Board of Directors
Carina Rush – Board of Directors, Producer, Illness Productions LLC.
Alisa Bernard – BOARD OF DIRECTORS, INTERNATIONAL BIPOLAR FOUNDATION BUSINESS ADVISORY CHAIR, SKATE FOR HOPE, LLC.
Ellen Brezovsky – Board of Directors, Director Community Relations, Silver Hill Hospital
MAX SILVERMAN – BOARD OF DIRECTORS, YOUTH COUNCIL, Fulbright U.S. Scholar in Nepal
Jay Boll – VP LAUREL HOUSE, INC.; EDITOR IN CHIEF RESOUCES TO RECOVER
Steve Coe – CEO, Community Access
Janine Francolini – Founder, The Flawless Foundation
Alyson Nikulicz Schroeder – ERS Services LLC.
Muffy Walker – MSN, MBA, Founder International Bipolar Foundation
Phyllis Vine – Historian and award winning author; Families in Pain: Children, Siblings, Spouses, and Parents of the Mentally Ill Speak Out
Learn More About Our Team
What We Are Reading
Trauma-Proofing Your Kids
Peter Levine and Maggie Kline
The Power of Our Words
Mental Health in Schools
Howard Adelman and Linda Taylor
Parenting a BiPolar Child
Gianni L. Faedda, MD and Nancy B. Austin, PS.D
A Common Struggle
Patrick J Kennedy and Stephen Fried
From the Rearview Mirror
The Rainbow Comes and Goes
Left To Tell
Living for Today
All the Joy and No Fun - The Paradox of Modern Parenthood