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August 29, 2014 at 7:28 AM

Mental illness and faith communities

Partnerships can help The decision by the Washington State Supreme Court to close the door on warehousing psychiatric patients and the extensive reporting in The Seattle Times about the shambles of the mental-health system have been most encouraging [“What’s troubling mental health,” Opinion, Aug. 17]. Valiant mental-health officials are scrambling to respond to the crisis. But…


Comments | More in Mental illness | Topics: faith communities, mental health care, NAMI

July 26, 2013 at 11:38 AM

Mental-health care in Washington

Community Psychiatric Clinic needs state funding The recent article on mental health was a shocker for most of us at Cascade Hall, a Community Psychiatric Clinic (CPC) group home. [“Feds put state on notice over mental-health care,” NW Saturday, July 20.] May I suggest that the laws change, not the system? CPC is doing a competent…


Comments | More in Economy, Health care, Seattle | Topics: clinics, Community Psychiatric Clinic, funding