34% of Americans live in

Mental Health Professional Shortage Areas

In these regional shortage areas, there are too few mental health professionals or services to meet the care needs of the community. We are doing research to better understand how to connect people to safe and identity-centered care in these areas.

Below, click Survey to do a 5-7 minute survey on mental health in your area, and sign up for an interview for compensation. Click Interview to sign up to just do an interview for compensation and tell us more about your experiences searching for care. Click Resources to learn more about the mental health profile of your area and see available community resources.