Steinberg Institute

Fact Sheet: The Case for AB 1315 (Mullin)

Posted on Tuesday, August 22, 2017

How AB 1315 Addresses an Unmet Need Why AB 1315? Because this legislation marks a necessary and decisive step toward shifting the paradigm of mental health delivery in California.  It […]

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Fact Sheet: The cost benefits of early intervention in mental illness

Posted on Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Prevention and Early Intervention in Mental Illness The Need: Mental illness affects 1 in 4 people in America and is the leading cause of disability worldwide. Researchers broadly agree that […]

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The Steinberg Team

Steinberg Institute announces nonprofit spin-off, first board of directors

Posted on Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Marking a key milestone in its evolution, the Steinberg Institute has successfully spun off as a 501(c)(3), with a powerhouse board of directors. After more than two years of formation […]

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Video: Why we need to transform mental health services from crisis care to early intervention

Posted on Wednesday, June 28, 2017

It was a powerful afternoon at the California State Capitol as Darrell Steinberg joined Assemblymember Kevin Mullin and Brandon Staglin of One Mind Institute in testimony before the Senate Committee […]

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Senate health committee passes landmark measure to expand early intervention for mental illness

Posted on Wednesday, June 28, 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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Legislation to train primary care doctors in basic psychiatric services moves forward

Posted on Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Dr. Jaesu Han of UC Davis provides key testimony on the need for integrated care.  SACRAMENTO – Legislation that would help ensure primary care doctors in California are trained to […]

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Conference committee agreements would bolster mental health care

Posted on Monday, June 12, 2017

The budget before the Legislature would strengthen services. But there’s more work to be done. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, June 12, 2017. CONTACT: Adrienne Shilton, Government Affairs Director,  adrienne@steinberginstitute.org. SACRAMENTO, […]

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Assembly budget proposal would improve mental health care for college students

Posted on Friday, June 2, 2017

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: Maggie Merritt at 916-553-4167. The Steinberg Institute and partners press to dedicate MHSA funding for improved college mental health services. Suicide remains a prevalent — and yet […]

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Senators take a stand as mental health champions

Posted on Tuesday, May 23, 2017

An impressive array of California state senators donned green ribbons this week to show their support for Mental Health Awareness Month. We are looking to these elected leaders to champion […]

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Dear Legislative Leaders: Don your green ribbons and help us lift the shadow of stigma

Posted on Monday, May 22, 2017

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: Maggie Merritt at 916-553-4167. The Steinberg Institute, Kaiser Permanente join with partners to ask for legislative support on the premier public health issue of our time. How […]

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