WISE: Initiative for Stigma Elimination unites people across the nation to support those touched by mental illness & addiction. Our compassionate approach champions personal stories and powerful connections, fostering healing by reducing stigma through evidence-based practices.
WISE Executive Committee
Meet the WISE Executive Committee, a dedicated team of professionals leading the charge in stigma elimination. Their diverse expertise and passion drive the strategic direction and advocacy efforts, empowering change and fostering inclusion for mental health and addiction support.
Mark W. Powless
General Manager, Oneida Nation
Rogers Community Learning and Engagement Staff
The Rogers Community Learning and Engagement staff, work hand-in-hand with WISE to eliminate stigma. Their unwavering dedication and collaboration help bring our mission to life, promoting mental health support and fostering a more inclusive and understanding society.
End Stigma Together: The WISE Approach
Stigma 101 Course
Up to Me
Safe Person 7 Promises
Compassion Resilience Toolkits
WISE Shareables: One-Page Docs
WHAT IS WISE
WISE PROGRAM OVERVIEW
PRINCIPLES OF STIGMA REDUCTION
Our WISE Partners, are a diverse network of organizations and individuals united in the fight against stigma. Together, we amplify our impact, fostering understanding and inclusion for those affected by mental illness and addiction through shared expertise and commitment.