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California poised to become national leader on mental health and addiction coverage

Posted on Friday, August 28, 2020

“Imagine being diagnosed with Stage 1 cancer and being told your insurance will kick in when you get to Stage 4 cancer. That’s what we tolerate for mental health and […]

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LA Times Op-Ed: Mentally ill people in desperate need of treatment often don’t get it because of an antiquated law

Posted on Thursday, August 20, 2020

The following is an excerpt from an op-ed by Jonathan Sherin and Darrell Steinberg, originally published in the Los Angeles Times, on August 20, 2020. A link to the full […]

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Collaborative Care, Medication Assisted Therapy Key to Preventing Thousands of Deaths from COVID-Related Suicide and Overdose

Posted on Friday, August 7, 2020

Universal access to collaborative care for every American with depression could prevent between 9,000 and 14,500 deaths from suicide each year, saving between 725 and 1,100 people in Texas and […]

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