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Mixed news on mental health care

With the passing of the state budget for fiscal year 2010-11, the legislature has returned $40 million that was removed from the budget last year to help communities provide mental health care services.
July 8, 2010 | Posted in: News | Tags: , , | Comments closed | Full Story »

For real mental health reform, listen to the consumers

By Vicki Smith One media exposé after another has highlighted the flawed implementation of North Carolina’s much ballyhooed 2001 effort at mental health reform. These […]
January 31, 2009 | Posted in: Opinion | Tags: | Comments closed | Full Story »

A hospital visit amid troubling news

By Chris Fitzsimon Gov. Beverly Perdue has generally received good reviews for her first two weeks in office and deserves them, particularly for her executive […]
January 31, 2009 | Posted in: Opinion | Tags: , , | Comments closed | Full Story »

For the Record: As a community

As a community There was a frustrating inevitability to the failure of the state’s effort to farm out the care of its citizens with developmental […]
February 21, 2008 | Posted in: Opinion | Tags: , | Comments closed | Full Story »