Steinberg Institute

Sacramento Bee: Few state issues more pressing than criminalization of mental illness

Posted on Monday, May 25, 2015

Government too often avoids its responsibilities to severely mentally ill people.

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Time for insurers to close mental health care gap for youths

Posted on Saturday, May 23, 2015

In many industrialized countries, all adolescents showing signs of mental illness receive early, comprehensive psychological care.

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Sacramento Bee: State needs to do better job of assessing impacts of Prop. 63

Posted on Wednesday, March 11, 2015

More than 10 years after Californians voted for a special income tax on millionaires to pay for expanded mental health services, we still don’t know if the program is working the way its sponsors promised it would.

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Report: Prop. 63 helping tens of thousands of Californians

Posted on Wednesday, March 11, 2015

A massive tax program former state Sen. Darrell Steinberg pushed to fund mental health services is providing relief to tens of thousands of Californians and decreasing homelessness, hospitalizations and arrests among mentally ill people treated in the programs, according to a report Steinberg released Wednesday.

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