2021 Legislative Priorities
Protect funding to support community mental health services.
Support all Telehealth measures that advance access to behavioral health and substance use disorder services to a broader array of individuals, especially those who have suffered greater disparities due to COVID.
Assist in all efforts to reduce the PUNS list and expand Medicaid Waiver services.
Promote all Suicide Prevention efforts, especially those in school settings.
Address workforce development to insure adequate staffing in community mental health organizations.
Support efforts to improve access to treatment and therapies that positively impact mental health.