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Month: November 2016

Double Your Impact

By holly / November 28, 2016 / Comments Off on Double Your Impact

All new contributions and increased contributions made to NAMI Illinois before December 31, 2016 will be matched by a generous private donor! Your donation to NAMI Illinois provides support, education … Read more

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Officials laud state Medicaid waiver proposal for mental illness, addiction treatment

By lynseybates / November 2, 2016 / Comments Off on Officials laud state Medicaid waiver proposal for mental illness, addiction treatment

AP SPRINGFIELD — Gov. Bruce Rauner’s administration has formally applied for a waiver of federal Medicaid rules so that the state can take a more comprehensive approach to treating mental … Read more

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Anxy, A Mental Health Magazine, Aims To Normalize Conversations About Mental Health

By lynseybates / November 2, 2016 / Comments Off on Anxy, A Mental Health Magazine, Aims To Normalize Conversations About Mental Health

One in five American adults — a staggering 43.8 million people — experiences mental illness each year, and yet stigma and secrecy continue to surround discussions of mental health, often … Read more

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The State of Mental Health in America

By lynseybates / November 2, 2016 / Comments Off on The State of Mental Health in America

Mental Health Facts, Stats, and Data Mental Health America is committed to promoting mental health as a critical part of overall wellness. We advocate for prevention services for all, early … Read more

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Federal Panel Calls For Stricter Enforcement Of Mental Health Care Parity Law

By lynseybates / November 2, 2016 / Comments Off on Federal Panel Calls For Stricter Enforcement Of Mental Health Care Parity Law

A federal law that aims to put insurance coverage of mental health care on equal footing with physical health care hasn’t succeeded fully. James Boast/Ikon Images/Getty Images Acknowledging that “there … Read more

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