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(WASHINGTON, DC) – After meeting with Congressman Tim Murphy, PhD, this week, the Bradenton Herald became the latest newspaper to endorse the bipartisan Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act (H.R. 3717). Nationwide support from parents of children with mental illness, newspapers like the Washington Post and Wall Street Journal, and mental health professionals continues to roll in for the Helping Families In Mental Health Crisis Act. The latest coverage of Dr. Murphy’s bipartisan legislation:
“Murphy's arguments for fundamental changes are compelling. The federal government's approach is splintered, its policies are often contradictory and accountability is lacking. What's more, symptoms of mental illness -- such as suicide and homelessness -- have risen nationwide… after meeting with Murphy, we came to this conclusion: If there is anyone in Congress with more knowledge about mental illness and greater passion about improving the health of millions of Americans, we'd like to hear from him or her.” Read more here.