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Millions of Americans with mental illness are in jail

Millions of Americans with mental illness are in jail and away from loved ones as a result of not getting the treatment they need.  Tell Your Senators To Invest In Treatment, Not Jail! Valentine’s Day brings to mind being with the people you love. Unfortunately, millions of Americans with mental illness will be in jail more »

NAMI Applauds President’s Call to “Rethink” Solitary Confinement

NAMI Applauds President’s Call to “Rethink” Solitary Confinement ARLINGTON, Va., Jan. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) today expressed gratitude for President Obama’s actions to curtail the use of solitary confinement in federal prisons. The President ordered a ban on the use of solitary confinement for juveniles and sharp limits more »