Mental Health Awareness Days 2014

Below is a list of Awareness Days, Weeks, and Month for 2014.* Pictures and links are also included for your use. Feel free to post these pictures on your blog or social media sites to help bring awareness to the designated day and corresponding illness. Thank you for your help in fighting stigma!

February 23 – March 1, 2014

National Eating Disorders Awareness Week


March 10-16, 2014

National Brain Awareness Week


April – Alcohol Awareness Month

April 10, 2014

National Alcohol Screening Day

May – Mental Health Month

May 2-8, 2014

National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Week

May 8, 2014

National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day


May 4 – 9, 2014

National Anxiety and Depression Awareness Week

May 15 – 21, 2014

 Older American’s Mental Health Week

May 19 – 25, 2014

Schizophrenia Awareness Week

June 27, 2014

National Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Awareness Day


July – National Minority Mental Health Month


September – Recovery Month


September 7 – 13, 2014

National Suicide Prevention Month

September 10, 2014

World Suicide Prevention Day

October – ADHD Awareness Month

October 3 – 9, 2014

Mental Illness Awareness Week

October 9 – 15, 2014

OCD Awareness Week

October 10, 2014

National Bipolar Awareness Day

National Depression Screening Day

World Mental Health Day

November 9 – 15, 2014

Mental Health Wellness Week

November 15, 2014

2 thoughts on “Mental Health Awareness Days 2014

  1. Where do sufferers of C-PTSD (Complex PTSD) fit into awareness measures? This is an extremely debilitating condition that adds continuation of the devastating abuse, torture, neglect, abandonment, incest or rape that preyed on so many in childhood…now, feeling like the lost souls of a secret passage too horrific to be acknowledged.

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