Promises To Fix Mental Health System Still Unfulfilled

Kaiser Health News staff writer Jenny Gold, working in collaboration with NPR, reports: " The shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., one year ago sparked a national conversation about the country’s troubled mental health system. Politicians convened task forces and promised additional funding and new laws. But despite those promises, one year later, patients and advocates say treatment for mental health is still in shambles" (Gold, 12/13). Read the story.

 

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