Greetings, NAMI Connecticut Members, Partners and Friends.
The recent articles below cover issues relevant to Connecticut’s mental health community:
$4 million federal grant to aid opioid treatment and expand behavioral health care services
The Hartford Courant - www.courant.com - December 3, 2018
ANALYSIS | Clinic Plan Could Hit State Budget, Raise Patient Costs, Increase Barriers to Access
CT News Junkie - www.ctnewsjunkie.com – December 3, 2018
City of New York Partners with The JED Foundation on Mental Health Awareness Campaign in Public Schools
NYC - www1.nyc.gov - November 20, 2018
Courant exclusive: More than 1,000 pages of documents reveal Sandy Hook shooter Adam Lanza's dark descent into depravity
The Hartford Courant - www.courant.com - December 4, 2018
Yale Daily News – www.yaledailynews.com - November 9, 2018
Federal Mental Health Parity After 10 Years: Toward A Data-Driven Approach To Compliance
Health Affairs - www.healthaffairs.org – November 13, 2018
‘I Want to Live Like a Human Being’: Where N.Y. Fails Its Mentally Ill
The New York Times - www.nytimes.com – December 6, 2018
New Britain's reason for new approach to drug addiction: 'We cannot arrest our way out of this'
Hartford Courant - www.courant.com - November 26, 2018
Now Mental Health Patients Can Specify Their Care Before Hallucinations and Voices Overwhelm Them
The New York Times - www.nytimes.com - December 3, 2018
One of the biggest challenges of kicking addiction is getting and keeping a job
The Washington Post - www.washingtonpost.com – November 27, 2018
Recreational marijuana stokes concerns about youth substance abuse
The Hartford Courant - www.courant.com - November 26, 2018
Spiritual program brings people out of depths of addiction
New Haven Register - www.nhregister.com - October 28, 2018
Suspensions Fall Most On Black Boys
New Haven Independent - www.newhavenindependent.org – November 28, 2018
The reality of mental illness
The Daily Campus – www.dailycampus.com – October 10, 2018
And on a lighter note:
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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.