County jails are not therapeutic settings, and I'm not so convinced that can be overcome," Gyl Switzer, public policy director of Mental Health America of Texas, told the House committee.
What does MHA stand for?
MHA stands for Mental Health America
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- Masthead Amplifier
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- May-Hegglin Anomaly
- McDonough Holland & Allen (attorneys)
- Medal for Humane Action
- Member of the House of Assembly (Newfoundland, Canada)
- Memorial Hospitals Association (Modesto, CA)
- Memphis Housing Authority (Memphis, TN)
- Mental Health Advocate
- Mental Health Aide
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Health and Hospital Corporation of Marion County, Indiana Attorney General, Indy Reads, Indianapolis Urban League, IndyGo, Mental Health America of Indianapolis, MHS, Minority Health Coalition of Marion County, Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic, Nurse Family Partnership, Patient Assistance, River Valley Resources, SafeLink Wireless, Shalom Health Center and Walgreen's.
We eventually gained the support of the Colorado Hospital Association, American College of Nurse Midwives, Denver Chapter, V, Region III, Mental Health America Colorado, Northern Colorado Nurse Practitioner Coalition, Clinic Net, and the Public Health Nurses of Colorado.
But the groups Mental Health America of Oregon, National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) and Disability Rights Oregon, along with community-based providers of mental health services, have been meeting with Hunt and other House members, seeking to convince them to reconsider plans for the hospital.
org May 1-31, 2010 Mental Health Month Mental Health America 2000 North Beauregard Street, 6th Floor Alexandria, VA 22311 www.
In May, the Parity Implementation Coalition--an advocacy group that includes the American Society of Addiction Medicine, the Betty Ford Center, Bradford Health Services, Faces and Voices of Recovery, the Hazelden Foundation, Mental Health America, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, the National Council for Community Behavioral Healthcare, the Watershed Addiction Treatment Programs, and Wellstone Action--submitted 44 pages of comments to the Department of Labor, which is taking the lead on parity regulations.