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“Herschel Walker continues advocacy to reduce mental health stigma”

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This June 13, 2014 article on the Florida Times-Union website talks about former NFL player Herschel Walker’s efforts to decrease the stigma surrounding mental illness.

Cropped photo of Herschel Walker at PE4LIFE Da...

Cropped photo of Herschel Walker at PE4LIFE Day 2004, sponsored by Congressman John E. Peterson (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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English: Tom Hanks as the title character on t...

English: Tom Hanks as the title character on the film set of Forrest Gump. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

This September 24, 2012 article found on the One Mind for Research website talks about the efforts being made by Tom Hanks, Sally Field and Glenn Close to help folks with mental illnesses.

“The Loss of a Mental Health Activist”

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This blog post found on the PA Liv Safe Forum blog dated May 23, 2012 talks about the questions that have been raised about the death of Glenn Koons, and at the same time sheds light in to who he was as a mental health advocate who received awards for his work.

Thank you to the blogger who wrote the post about Glenn Koons’ life

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