The CDC is a federal government agency that CDC works to protect America from health security threats, both foreign and in the U.S. CDC works to prevent or reduce the impact of mental illness in the following ways by monitoring trends, the development of evidence-based interventions, resource sharing, and evaluation.
The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) is the lead federal agency for research on mental disorders. Their mission is to transform the understanding and treatment of mental illnesses through basic and clinical research, paving the way for prevention, recovery, and cure.
American Psychological Association (APA) is the leading scientific and professional organization representing psychology in the United States. Their mission is to promote the advancement, communication, and application of psychological science and knowledge to benefit society and improve lives.