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Luncheon with Joe Pantoliano

Join International Bipolar Foundation for a Luncheon with JOE PANTOLIANO Emmy Award-Winning Actor and Film Producer OCTOBER 9, 2014!

As one of today’s best-known character actors, Joe Pantoliano boasts over 100 film, television, and stage credits. Joey Pants—as he is affectionately known—has been revered and honored for his unique and entertaining portrayals...read more here.

ESTANCIA LA JOLLA HOTEL & SPA- 9700 N. Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla, CA

Tickets: $100 & RSVP by September 26th to Ashley Jacobs at ajacobs@ibpf.org or 858-764-2496

In light of Robin Williams passing I decided to focus on this topic. Somebody said to me, “He had everything, why would he want to kill himself”. Depression does not discriminate, whether you’re rich or poor, or have all the family and friends support in the world, sadly depression affects everyone the same. Robin suffered from Bipolar Disorder and because of this his world was chaotic.  I wanted to focus on the myths surrounding Bipolar Disorder to help those without it understand the...

Mental Health Awareness Patch

Did you know that we developed the first Mental Health Awareness Patch for the Girl Scouts of the United States of America? 

With the increase in youth bullying, suicide and drug use, Girl Scouts are actively fighting to create change. Through a program to educate and reduce the stigma of mental illness, Girl Scouts can earn the Mental Health Awareness Patch for playing a positive role in their communities. Learn more here...