The New Mental Health Challenge for All Americans


Title:
The New Mental Health Challenge for All Americans
Creator:
Gorman, Mike
Date:
3 February 1964
Description:
Gorman argued that federal mental health legislation and state planning were only the beginning of better mental health care. Those concerned about mental illness would also have to pressure insurance companies to cover mental health services, and to convince fellow taxpayers that care and treatment of mental illness was a right and proper use of tax money. This speech was delivered at the First Legislative Conference of the Massachusetts Association for Mental Health.. NOTE: Page 7 of this speech is missing from the original document.
Location:
Box: 12. Folder: 6
Rights:
Public Domain
Genre:
Speeches
Subject:
Health Policy, Insurance, Health, and Community Mental Health Services
Format:
Text
Extent:
14 pages
Language:
English
Legacy ID:
TGBBBZ
NLM ID:
101743403X21
Profiles Collection:
The Mike Gorman Papers
Story Section:
Continuing the Mental Health Crusade, 1964-1973