Labor Must Face Up to the Challenge of Mental Illness


Title:
Labor Must Face Up to the Challenge of Mental Illness
Creator:
Gorman, Mike
Date:
11 February 1966
Description:
Gorman spoke to members of the United Auto Workers in Detroit, Michigan about the productivity costs of mental illness, the reluctance of many workers to acknowledge the need for mental health care, and the reluctance of many insurers to cover such care. He recommended continued educational efforts so that workers and labor leaders would include mental health coverage in their bargaining efforts.
Location:
Box: 13. Folder: 1
Rights:
Public Domain
Genre:
Speeches
Subject:
Hospitals, Psychiatric, Community Mental Health Services, and Patient Education as Topic
Format:
Text
Extent:
17 pages
Language:
English
Legacy ID:
TGBBFY
NLM ID:
101743403X81
Profiles Collection:
The Mike Gorman Papers
Story Section:
Continuing the Mental Health Crusade, 1964-1973