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2014

Time to Make a Difference in Mental Illness

WVIR:Advocates Push for Mental Health Care Changes Beyond General Assembly

WCVE: Assembly 2014: Mental Health Advocates say Medicaid Expansion is Missing Link to Comprehensive Reform

Washington Post: What would health care expansion in Virginia mean for mental health care?

Daily Press: Mental health advocates call for Medicaid expansion

Roanoke Times: Senate plan could improve mental health services

Richmond Times-Dispatch: House, Senate ready for showdown on mental health bills

WVIR NBC 29: Mental health advocates defend Medicaid expansion

Richmond Times-Dispatch: Report: Timely discharge would free up mental health beds, money in Va.

2013

State at a Crossroads with Mental Health Funding

Expand Medicaid to Help Fix What's Broken

Virginia Senator Stabbing Highlights Mental Health System Deficiencies

Michael Paul Williams: Put politics aside on mental health

Not enough beds for the mentally ill

Creigh Deeds attack highlights mental health care problems

A State Agency Under Investigation

2011

Virginia Must Stop Turning Away Its Neediest Patients

Virginia, MD, DC, Have Cut Millions in Mental Health

 

2008

Mental Health: Next Comes the Difficult Part

Kaine Signs Set of Bills to Modernize Mental Health

Virginia Urged to Increase Spending on Mental Health

2007

Legislators Try to Make Involuntary Commitments Easier

Kaine Vows Action on Tech Panel Suggestions

'No Teeth' in Mental Health

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