Mon February 20, 2012
The Quest for Better Children’s Mental Health
Across Virginia, thousands of children have been diagnosed with a variety of mental health conditions like Autism... Bi-polar... Schizophrenia... Depression.
What’s being done for them?
And what improvements in services are Virginia lawmakers now considering?
Charlotte McNulty, M.A. M.Ed. - Activist for improving children’s mental health. Former Executive Director of the Virginia Office of Comprehensive Services for At Risk Children and Youth. Former Member of the Virginia Commission for the Mental Health Law Reform. Former Executive Director Harrisonburg- Rockingham Community Services Board.
Cristy Gallagher - Parent of a 9 year old child diagnosed with bi-polar and mood disorders.