It is the mission of TMHCA “To promote recovery and community through peer support, education, and advocacy for all mental health consumers in Tennessee.”

PeerLINK

The TMHCA PeerLINK program offers help from others in recovery that have been there. Some issues with mental health and/or substance abuse problems can sometimes make people feel very alone and that no one understands. People don’t have to be alone anymore in their journey.
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Education & Support

The basic roots of our foundation is about teaching people to make informed choices about their health and making the public aware through education and support. With adequate education and support people with mental illness can and will recover.
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Public Policy

Public Policy gives TMHCA the opportunity to sit down with key individuals to share ideas about change. It is an impactful tool we have to affect the bias and stigma associated with mental illness.
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TMHCA News Feed

08Jan

President’s Executive Actions on Gun Violence Violate Civil Rights of Individuals with Psychiatric Diagnoses

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WASHINGTON, Jan. 8, 2016 — President Obama’s executive actions on gun control falsely link mental health conditions and gun violence,... Read More →
09Dec

TDMHSAS Budget Hearing FY17

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On December 3, 2015 the Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (TDMHSAS) presented its annual budget. Governor... Read More →
08Dec

“Murphy Bill” Continues to Exclude the Voices of Millions of Persons with Mental Health Conditions as It Moves to Full Committee

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WASHINGTON, Nov. 11, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — On November 4, the Health Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee marked... Read More →
30Aug

TMHCA and TAADAS Awarded “Peer Health Reform Education Grant”

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The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act were signed into law March of 2010.  The goal of the (ACA) was... Read More →
19Aug

Join the March for Dignity and Change for Mental Health! August 24, 2015

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Destination Dignity is a collaborative project for change and public engagement around mental health in America. The Destination Dignity march... Read More →
19Aug

Alternatives Conference October 14-18, 2015 in Memphis, TN

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This year the Alternatives Conference will be held October 14-18 in Memphis, TN. The Alternatives Conference, our nations annual consumer/survivor... Read More →

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What Our Members are Saying

TMHCA’s program is really good. I like it when I’m taught information about voting rights. I like to have access to other services and TMHCA helps coordinate care for me.
John C.
The staff treat you like you are intelligent and with dignity and respect. I like the various subjects designed to meet my program needs. I like that the programs treat the whole health of the person.
Sharon
It is exhilarating and informative. It reiterates what I learned academically. The superfluous classes like music therapy, art therapy and health classes are excellent.
Lady

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