mental-health-issues

COMMENTARY

We need to enact ‘Phillip’s Law’ to save lives | Opinion

BY: - September 4, 2019

Our children are talking to us. They’re telling us what troubles them and what they need from us. Enacting this bill will ensure that we listen and heed.

Pennsylvania set up a tip line for school threats. Instead, students overwhelmingly called with mental health concerns

BY: - August 8, 2019

While demand for mental health services outstrips access in Pennsylvania, state lawmakers in recent years haven’t increased spending.

COMMENTARY

This is Pennsylvania’s biggest – and most overlooked – workforce crisis | Opinion

BY: - June 20, 2019

Pennsylvania needs more people to work with those living with intellectual disabilities and autism. And they need to be fairly compensated for that work.