Skip to content

Education and Awareness

Education and Awareness landing page banner

Raise awareness about mental disorders and the importance of mental health research. Use these free education and outreach materials in your community and online to spread the word. Don’t forget to use the hashtag #shareNIMH in your social media posts. Check back often for new topics and resources and sign up to receive the Discover NIMH enewsletter to learn about new materials, including tools you can share during upcoming health observances.

Join NIMH at Upcoming Exhibits

Attending any of the following events? Visit us at our exhibit booth to learn more about NIMH and our available resources.

Society for Social Work Research Annual Conference
January 16-19, 2020, Washington DC

National Association of School Psychologists Annual Convention
February 19-21, 2020, Baltimore, MD

Connect to More Resources

Mental Health Information

NIMH offers authoritative information on mental disorders and a range of related topics.

Brochures and Fact Sheets

Download, read, and order free NIMH brochures and fact sheets about mental disorders and related topics.


Find and download statistics on the prevalence, treatment, and costs of mental illnesses for the population of the United States.

Share Social Media

Connect with NIMH on social media and share the latest mental health information.

How to Use These Resources

Find ideas for using NIMH’s education and awareness resources. Use hashtag #shareNIMH on social media to be a part of the conversation.

Is something missing?

Let us know what types of resources or topics would better help you connect with and educate your community. Email your suggestions to