Steinberg Institute

Op-Ed: Treat mentally ill offenders, don’t just jail them

Posted by on Sunday, April 17, 2016

Originally published in the San Francisco Chronicle here. A failure to treat severe mental illness is not just a mark against our state’s humanity; it is an issue of pressing […]

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Governor Brown Signs AB 847 by Assemblymember Mullin – Mental Health Funding Bill

Posted by on Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Sacramento – Governor Jerry Brown has signed AB 847 by Speaker pro Tem Kevin Mullin, which has the potential to provide additional funding in the range of $1 billion to […]

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A Dearth Of Hospital Beds For Patients In Psychiatric Crisis

Posted by on Monday, April 11, 2016

When Pam Lipp’s 18-year-old daughter Amanda needed to be admitted to a psychiatric hospital in 2010, she thought it would be easy to find her a bed. Instead, Lipp says, […]

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The future of mental health | TEDx Sacramento

Posted by on Monday, April 4, 2016

Darrell Steinberg speaking at the 2016 TEDx Sacramento on the future of mental health, successful early-stage mental health treatment, and the power of community through supportive housing. Please like & […]

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