Author Archives for Frances Gonzalez

MHA-NYC’s New President, Kimberly Williams

With change comes opportunity. In January, I took on the amazing role of serving MHA-NYC’s staff, consumers, and community as President. This is a period of big change, both at our organization and across the behavioral health landscape. In the first quarter of this year, we faced a proposal from Congress to repeal and replace… View Article Published on - April 18, 2017 8:08 pm Published by - Leave your thoughts

Ticket to Wellness

The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, which MHA-NYC administers in partnership with The U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), provides resources and support for anyone in distress, anywhere in the country, any time of the day or night. This winter, the Lifeline teamed up with Metro North to take suicide prevention another step… View Article Published on - April 18, 2017 4:25 pm Published by -


Social media is not just for selfies anymore.  MHA-NYC and the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline have had a long and robust partnership with Facebook, helping them use the power of their network to prevent suicides. In March, we took the next step forward in this exciting collaboration, expanding reporting and tools to help more people… View Article Published on - April 18, 2017 4:24 pm Published by -

ABC News Anchor to Emcee 2017 MHA-NYC Gala

The Mental Health Association of New York City welcomes back ABC News Anchor, Bill Ritter as the emcee for their 25th Annual Gala. Watch his exclusive 2016 ABC interview with MHA President, Kimberly Williams and journalist Sarah Vander Schaaff below.   Published on - March 25, 2017 6:36 pm Published by - Leave your thoughts