Mental Health Awareness Days


September
• National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month
• Self Awareness Month
• Self Improvement Month
• Fruit and Veggie Month
• National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month
• 9th-12th National Suicide Prevention Week
• 10th World Suicide Prevention Day
• 21st-International Day of Peace
• 24th Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network Day
• 25h National Psycotherapy Day
• 29th World Heart Day
• 30th National Women’s Health and Fitness Day


October
• ADHD Awareness Month
• National Depression and Mental Health Screening Month
http://www.mentalhealthscreening.org
• Domestic violence Awareness Month
• National Bullying Prevention Month
• Cybersecurity Awareness Month
• Selective Mutism Awareness Month
• 8th National Depression Screening Day
• 10th World Mental Health Day
• 10th National Bipolar Awareness Day
• 11th-17th National Mental Illness Awareness Week
• 12th-19th OCD Awareness Week (Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder)
• 18th-26th Red Ribbon Week
• 17th UC Merced Office of Admissions Preview Day 10am-2pm
• 21st Day of Unity
• 24th Take Back Your Time Day
• 24th Make a Difference Day
http://www.makeadifferenceday.com

November
• Adoption Awareness Month
• Run Away Prevention Month
• American Indian and Alaskan Native Heritage Month
• 4th UC Merced Wellness Fair Gallo Gym 11am-2pm
• 8th-14th Mental Health Wellness Week
• 13th Random Act of Kindness World Day
• 21st International Survivors of Suicide Day

December
• AIDS Awareness Month
• 1st World AIDS Day
• 10th Human Rights Day


January
• National Mentoring Month
• Mental Wellness Month
• National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month
• National Stalking Awareness Month
• 18th-22th Healthy Weight Week
http://www.healthyweightnetwork.com

February
• Ethnic Equality Month
• Teen Dating Violence Aawareness Month
• 1st National Freedom Day
• 14th-20th Random Acts of Kindness Week
• 23rd-1st National Eating Disorders Awareness Week
http://www.nedawareness.org

March
• Brain Injury Awareness Month
• Mental Retardation Awareness Month
• National Nutrition Month
• Self Harm Awareness Month
• 6th-13th Sleep Awareness Week
• 10th National Tourette Syndrome Advocacy Day
• 16th National Kick Butts Day (Campaign for Tabaco-Free Kids)
• 21st World Down Syndrome Day

April
• Alcohol Awareness Month
• Autism Awareness Month
• Child Abuse Prevention Month
• Counseling Awareness Month
• Minority Health and Health Disparities Month
• National Humor Month
• Sexual Assault Awareness Month
• Stress Awareness Month
• 7th Sexual Assault Awareness Day of Action
• 7th World Health Day
• Day of Silence
http://www.glsen.org/participate/programs/day-of-silence

May
• National Better Sleep Month
• National Mental Health Month
• Family Support Month
• Self-Discovery Month
• 12th-18th National Mental Health Counseling Week
• 18th-24th Dementia Awareness Week