Each year, MHAS welcomes a cohort of summer law clerks looking to put into practice the skills they have learned while in law school. This year, MHAS hosted three paid summer law clerks who had the opportunity to deepen their legal knowledge and gain hands-on experience while supporting our legal teams. We are excited to […]
Save the date for MHAS’ 2020 first-ever Virtual Annual Celebration! Click here for sponsorship opportunities, tributes or tickets.
Dear Friends, As we wrap up this Mental Health Awareness Month, I would like to acknowledge the incredible team at Mental Health Advocacy Services for their fierce advocacy during this crisis. Providing legal services isn’t new to our attorneys and legal advocates; it’s been the core of our existence for 43 years. What is different […]
Dear Friends, In honor of Mental Health Awareness Month, I want to take a moment to share a recent success story with you. A few weeks before the Safer at Home Order was announced, MHAS received a call from Tatiana, a domestic violence survivor and single mother of three children, two of whom have mental […]
Dear Friends, This year’s Mental Health Awareness Month conversation includes all of us. We all know of someone, or even ourselves, experiencing fears and anxieties as we strive to keep our families safe, help our children transition to online learning, and rise to meet the demands of our new “normal.” For people with pre-existing mental health conditions, the […]