Tag Archives: Mental

Mass. Senate Passes Bill To Boost Mental Health Care Access – wgbh.org

Massachusetts would move closer to fulfilling the vision of a 20-year-old state law requiring parity in care for mental health under a bill the Senate unanimously adopted Thursday. The sweeping bill, which supporters say could lead to historic changes in the mental and behavioral health care landscape, aims to guarantee that patients have the same… Read More »

New edition: HIV, mental health & emotional wellbeing

The new edition of our HIV, mental health & emotional wellbeing booklet is now available through our patient information scheme (more details below). Members can access it online here: clinic.nam.org.uk Living with HIV and mental health Emotional wellbeing and mental health are important for everyone, regardless of their HIV status. With access to HIV treatment,… Read More »

Kaiser mental health patients struggle for timely treatment – Los Angeles Times

After years of state sanctions and fines, Kaiser Permanente claims it has gone a long way toward improving its mental health care. The national managed-care giant — California’s largest insurer with 9 million members — touts more than 1,200 therapist hires since 2016, improved patient access to appointments and an expanded training program for mental… Read More »