APHA praises mental health services bill.APHA took action in June to help ensure the nation has a robust mental health services health services Managed care The benefits covered under a health contract delivery system in place during future public health catastrophes.
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3. the bill, S. 3537, the national center would disseminate training curricula to emergency health professionals around the nation, act as a clearinghouse for educational and research materials and host an annual forum to enable professionals to identify and address gaps in science, practice, policy and education.
"We must not wait until another disaster strikes before we take action to improve the way we respond to the psychological needs of affected Americans," Clinton said during the bill's introduction on the Senate floor.
APHA sent a letter in support of the mental health services bill to Clinton, noting that "proper attention to mental and behavioral health Behavioral health was first used in the 1980's to name the combination of the fields mental health and substance abuse. As an example, an organization serving both mental health and substance abuse clients might refer to its practice as behavioral health or issues should be part of an integrated response to a public health emergency, ranging from a flu pandemic pandemic /pan·dem·ic/ (pan-dem´ik)
1. a widespread epidemic of a disease.
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n. to a natural disaster."