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How's the mental health system doing, anyway?

Pete Armetta is Opinionated

How's the mental health system doing, anyway?


By Pete Armetta

The following article appears in today's Cville Weekly, a local paper which has given much press over the past few month's on Region Ten's "issues". Today's article sheds a positive light on obstacles to overcome on public mental health services, stigma for those receiving services and how our local community has responded.

Copyright 2006 C-VILLE Weekly
Reprinted with permission of the publisher

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