Steinberg Institute

Steinberg Institute’s Maggie Merritt to Help Shape Future Health Workforce

Posted on Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Steinberg Institute Executive Director Maggie Merritt has been appointed to a key advisory committee that will help inform the work of the California Future Health Workforce Commission, a high-powered panel […]

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CA Legislature sends governor two game-changing mental health bills

Posted on Monday, September 11, 2017

Taken together, Assembly Bills 1315 and 1340 would help launch a paradigm shift for mental health care in California, fueling a move from a fail-first to a care-first model. SACRAMENTO, […]

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Senate unanimously passes landmark measure to expand early intervention for mental illness

Posted on Wednesday, September 6, 2017

AB 1315 would create a first-of-its-kind public-private partnership to expand evidence-based models for early detection, prevention and intervention of psychosis and serious mood disorders. SACRAMENTO, CA – The California Senate […]

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Senate passes legislation urging basic psychiatric training for primary care providers

Posted on Tuesday, September 5, 2017

The novel legislation, sponsored by the Steinberg Institute, now is just one step away from the Governor’s desk.  SACRAMENTO – The California Senate unanimously approved novel legislation Tuesday that would help […]

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Landmark measure to fund early intervention for mental illness moves to full Senate

Posted on Friday, September 1, 2017

AB 1315 would create a first-of-its-kind public-private partnership to expand evidence-based models for early detection, prevention and intervention of psychosis and serious mood disorders. SACRAMENTO, CA – A landmark measure […]

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