Posts tagged mental health
In Mississippi’s fractured mental health system, it’s the haves vs. the have-nots

Mississippi’s poorly constructed mental health system gives mental health providers insufficient funds to provide court-ordered, community-based services, and a poorly conceived Medicaid system cuts into their revenue stream, said Richard Duggin, chief executive officer of Region 7 Community Counseling Services center in West Point.

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Think you know what mental illness looks like? Think again

Mental illness could look like the mother of three suffering from post-partum depression. 

Or a single man with an engineering degree who can’t find a job because he has a history of paranoid schizophrenia. 

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