Mental Health Parity

Tips for Students with Mental Disabilities in Higher Education


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The Stigma and Discrimination Reduction and Advancing Policy to Eliminate Discrimination Program (APEDP) is funded by the voter approved Mental Health Services Act (Prop. 63) and administered by the California Mental Health Services Authority (CalMHSA). County MHSA funds support CalMHSA, which is an organization of county governments working to improve mental health outcomes for individuals, families and communities. CalMHSA operates services and education programs on a statewide, regional and local basis.
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California's Mental Health Movement

Check out the Each Mind Matters campaign and watch the documentary "A New State of Mind: Ending the Stigma of Mental Illness."