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Sign, Sealed, Delivered: Mental Health Reform Is A Law

“Signed, sealed, delivered, I’m yours” is not just the chorus in President Barack Obama’s favorite song that makes you want to dance. It’s what took place Dec. 13, when President Obama signed mental health reform into law as part of H.R. 34, the 21st Century Cures...

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Annie Glenn a Real Hero and Inspiration

February marked 50 years since John Glenn blasted off to orbit the Earth. Glenn, one of the original Mercury 7 astronauts, is an American hero. But he has his own hero — his wife, Annie. From the Summer 2012 Newsletter - The Stuttering Foundation.  Author and CNN...

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Stronger Together #mentalhealthreform

NAMI Celebrates Senate Passage of Mental Health Reform ARLINGTON, Va., Dec. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) applauds and celebrates the U.S. Senate's passage of HR 34, the 21st Century Cures Act, legislation that sets...

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Let’s Shine A Light On Mental Illness! #GivingTuesday

Support a friend or loved one and take the pledge #iamstigmafree #GivingTuesday Only in the last few decades has there been real hope for people living with mental illness. NAMI SMC is dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with mental illness and their...

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Mental Health Reform Will Be Part of Lame Duck Session

EAST HARTFORD, CT — U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy said Monday that Congress has reached a tentative deal to move forward with parts of his Mental Health Reform Act and a medical innovation bill during the upcoming lame duck session. The two bills will be combined into one...

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