Join Mental Health Professionals for Good

As we approach the third year of the COVID-19 pandemic, the mental health crisis is only continuing to rise across our communities. And over the past 20 years, individuals suffering from depression and other mental illness has continued to increase, making suicide one of the leading causes of death in our country, according to the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention. Launching in the spring of 2022, MHPG members will donate $50 per quarter with the goal of raising at least $5,000 each quarter for mental health nonprofits.

Trudy Crow

“I believe that our current system of "treatment" is broken and is in need of strategic shifts from those that are in places of practice. Networking is a way to do this.”

Trudy Crow, Mental Health Professionals for Good


“To meet like-minded professionals to grow and build meaningful relationship.”

YY Wei, Mental Health Professionals for Good


“We are passionate about mental health and would like to be associated with likeminded professionals.”

Ernie Wallerstein, Mental Health Professionals for Good



FRANK KING, Mental Health Professionals for Good

Dr. Lauren D. Pitts, EdD, LMFT

“I am Dr. Lauren D. Pitts-Bounds. Building a group of supporters who have a strong belief in a common cause helps each see conditions and circumstances from a totally new perspective. This perspective will be liberating because collaborators have the ability to look objectively at presenting challenges. Being a part of a mastermind alliance is paramount to finding solutions. I am always interested in coming together in a meaningful way with like-minded individuals. Being a founding member of an organization that is committed to uplifting each other and others on a regular basis, so that we can ...”

Dr. Lauren D. Pitts, EdD, LMFT, Mental Health Professionals for Good

Otieno Okatch

“Provide support and collaborate on key mental health realities in our world.”

Otieno Okatch, Mental Health Professionals for Good

Connecting 70+ Community Leaders

Emily Rasmussen (Grapevine)

Emily Rasmussen (Grapevine)

Founder at Grapevine

Trudy Crow
Founding Member

Trudy Crow

Owner/Therapist at Life is Beautiful Therapeutic Services

Equity & Equality
Social & Human Services
Summer Lee
Founding Member

Summer Lee

Ceo|Founder at Send HEPi

Launching Spring 2022, MHPG members will donate $50 per quarter with the goal of raising at least $5,000 each quarter. We then decide together how to direct our funds.

Mental Health Professionals for Good

Join the movement

Benefits of Joining

Make a commitment to give back. Learn about nonprofits, network with a community of mental health professionals committed to the same cause, and more.


Grow your network…
Meet and make meaningful connections with other mental health advocates who care about making a difference.


Make a bigger difference…
Pool your $50 donation with 100 others and amplify your impact. That’s $20,000 for nonprofits every year!


Have fun & socialize…
Come together in quarterly events to socialize, discover and vote on nonprofits, and make a bigger difference together.


Continue networking, meeting & inviting new members, and growing your group and impact.

Have questions? Learn more at our upcoming event.

This Friday at 4:00 PM we’ll host an open office hour for prospective members to learn about the group and ask questions.

Register for event on LinkedIn

A new era of philanthropy

The collective giving movement is now featured in a new TED Talk from the 2022 Conference! Sara Lomelin, our partner and CEO of Philanthropy Together, talks about the transformative power of giving circles and how you can join the movement to diversify and democratize philanthropy.

Watch it now and check out the top five moments that inspired us.

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