Greetings, NAMI Connecticut Members, Partners and Friends.
The recent articles below cover issues relevant to Connecticut’s mental health community:
97% Success Rate At Helping Homeless Americans With Mental Illnesses and Substance Abuse Get Off The Streets
Pete Earley – www.peteearley.com – June 3, 2019
As General Assembly passes on pot, a new poll shows majority of residents support legal marijuana, expunging criminal records
Hartford Courant – www.courant.com – June 2, 2019
Gay Suicides Are On The Rise. This Epidemiologist Explains Why.
The Huffington Post – www.huffingtonpost.com – June 5, 2019
Health Bills’ Failure A Bitter Pill For Health Care Proponents
The Connecticut Health I – Team – www.c-hit.org – June 6, 2019
House gives final passage to bill that will provide PTSD coverage for police, firefighters
Hartford Courant – www.courant.com – May 31, 2019
House unanimously passes bill on bullying and school climate
The CT Mirror – www.ctmirror.org – May 29, 2019
Is Your Insurance Company Breaking the Law?
Columbia University Global Mental Health Program – www.cugmhp.org – May 17, 2019
More employers are addressing mental health: report
Crain’s Chicago Business – www.chicagobusiness.com – May 30, 2019
PTSD bill sparks frank discussion of mental health on the Senate floor
Hartford Courant – www.courant.com – May 30, 2019
Sen. Warren, Rep. Kennedy Reintroduce Bill to Strengthen Parity
The National Council – www.thenationalcouncil.org – May 23, 2019
Taraji P. Henson Opens Up About Mental Health At Congressional Hearing
The Huffington Post – www.huffingtonpost.com – June 7, 2019
We are at the beginning of a global mental health revolution
CNN – www.cnn.com – May 31, 2019
And on a lighter note:
If you have a suggested article, blog or video for our next edition, please send it our way.
Community and Affiliate Relations Manager – NAMI Connecticut
Please Note: The views expressed in the above articles, video’s etc., solely represent the views of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of NAMI Connecticut, it’s members, partners and/or affiliates.