Colorado Psychiatric Foundation

In 2008, the Colorado Psychiatric Society established its separate 501(c)(3) Foundation to advance the understanding, prevention, and treatment of mental disorders through education, advocacy, and research.


Community Grants
Program Sponsorship
Research Funding
Public Awareness and Resources

CPF Board:

The Foundation's current board is made up of psychiatrists who practice in a variety of settings in Colorado as well as Statutory Agent and Volunteer Executive Director, Anna Weaver.

Ted Wirecki, MD, Chair
Doris Gundersen, MD
Jennifer Hagman, MD
Rex McGehee, MD
Hershey Sollod, MD

Event Coordinator: Claire Zilber, MD

Donation Information:

As a 501(c)(3), all donations made to the Foundation are tax-deductible. To make a donation, please send your check to:

Colorado Psychiatric Foundation
PO Box 27723
Denver, CO 80227

Past Projects Include:

  • Providing funding for honorariums to authors published in the Mental Health Stories Project 
  • Giving small grants for programs at other organizations. For example, the CPF funded a collaboration between the Stout Street Clinic and Urban Peak to target services for homeless youth between 16 and 24.

If you are interested in serving on the Colorado Psychiatric Foundation board, please reach out to [email protected]
You do not need to be a psychiatrist or a member of CPS to serve, and we are seeking nominations of community leaders who wish to support our mission as well.