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My List of 2016 Priorities

January 25, 2016
 I recently sat down with Julie Miller, Editor in Chief of Behavioral Healthcare Magazine, to talk about what’s coming in 2016.  Read more in this article in Behavioral Healthcare.    The post My List of 2016 Priorities appeared first on...
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My List of 2016 Priorities

January 25, 2016
 I recently sat down with Julie Miller, Editor in Chief of Behavioral Healthcare Magazine, to talk about what’s coming in 2016.  Read more in this article in Behavioral Healthcare.    The post My List of 2016 Priorities appeared first on...
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Congress appropriates $15M for Mental Health First Aid

December 16, 2015
Statement by Linda Rosenberg, president and CEO, National Council for Behavioral Health: The National Council thanks the U.S. Congress for including a $15 million appropriation for Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) in the omnibus spending agreement released last night. This...
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Rep. Jenkins honored for efforts to support mental health

December 15, 2015
Representative Lynn Jenkins was honored Monday with a National Council Behavioral Health Champion Award in Lawrence. 12/15/2015 Link to Source
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Matters Of The Mind: How To Help During A Mental Health Crisis

December 10, 2015
A relatively new program for helping in a mental health crisis is picking up steam across the country. Mental Health First Aid courses have taught thousands of people in the past 7 years, an action plan for early intervention in a...
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Mental Health ‘First Aid’ helps first responders gain awareness

December 10, 2015
If you see someone in public who’s injured, what would you do? Call for help and render first aid, you say. Maybe help them get to a hospital. But what if that someone has no visible symptoms of an illness or an...
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