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Month: June 2019

Illinois Budget Includes First ‘Significant Rate Increase’ In Years For Behavioral Health

By lynseybates / June 26, 2019 / Comments Off on Illinois Budget Includes First ‘Significant Rate Increase’ In Years For Behavioral Health

June 04, 2019 By Christine Herman Illinois Public Media https://will.illinois.edu/news/story/illinois-budget-includes-first-significant-rate-increase-in-years-for-behav The new state budget awaiting Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker’s signature includes what advocates say is a much-needed $80 million increase … Read more

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Children’s Access To Mental Health Care Is In Critical Condition In Illinois

By lynseybates / June 26, 2019 / Comments Off on Children’s Access To Mental Health Care Is In Critical Condition In Illinois

May 30, 2019 By Maureen Foertsch Mckinney NPR Illinois https://www.nprillinois.org/post/children-s-access-mental-health-care-critical-condition-illinois#stream/0 Something was wrong with the little girl. That was clear by the time she was 10 years old. She raged … Read more

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NAMI Acting CEO Talks About The State Of Mental Health On C-SPAN

By lynseybates / June 26, 2019 / Comments Off on NAMI Acting CEO Talks About The State Of Mental Health On C-SPAN

5/30/19 NAMI https://www.nami.org/About-NAMI/NAMI-News/2019/NAMI-Acting-CEO-Talks-About-the-State-of-Mental-Health-on-C-SPAN Angela Kimball, NAMI’s Acting CEO, was on C-SPAN Washington Journal for a 30-minute segment about the state of mental health in America. Angela discussed mental health issues, … Read more

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Why It’s Important To Unplug Sometimes

By lynseybates / June 26, 2019 / Comments Off on Why It’s Important To Unplug Sometimes

By Carrie Cantwell | May. 10, 2019 NAMI https://www.nami.org/Blogs/NAMI-Blog/May-2019/Why-It-s-Important-to-Unplug-Sometimes I love technology. I can keep in touch with friends all over the world through social media. With the click of a button, I … Read more

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