President Biden’s State of the Union address tonight will have a major focus on the need for more mental health funding and services. A few of the areas he will discuss are:
To see a complete summary of what the President will discuss regarding mental health go to: https://www.whitehouse.gov/briefing-room/statements-releases/2022/03/01/fact-sheet-president-biden-to-announce-strategy-to-address-our-national-mental-health-crisis-as-part-of-unity-agenda-in-his-first-state-of-the-union/
CSWA will provide a message to send to Congress, who will have to approve the funding and policy measures regarding mental health, on the issues that most affect clinical social workers following the State of the Union speech.
Laura Groshong, LICSW, Director, Policy and Practice
Clinical Social Work Association
PO Box 105Granville, Ohio 43023