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National nonprofit dedicated to eliminating barriers to the timely and effective treatment of severe mental illnesses.

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Not to mention outdated federal laws limit states in using #DSH for inpatient care - a major need. https://t.co/7rOWsWNkMsVox's @germanrlopez cites @TreatmentAdvCtr research on dangers of nontreatment for both those w/ SMI & police. https://t.co/VFgQngKEnhTAC's @JohnSnookTAC quoted extensively here. We're proud to be working in Colorado, New Hampshire and across natio… https://t.co/LbP9B3JJW5
9/22
2017
#Schizophrenia linked to threefold increase in death risk https://t.co/oJBOrrVPofHow local #Washington state law enforcement is trained in mental health https://t.co/SgvZWIot8z
9/21
2017
#Virginia estimates $1.2 billion hit to Medicaid program under latest Senate health plan https://t.co/0kEAWtw5gHYet another study reminds us of dire needs in mental health care https://t.co/RrTRnGWuzJFamily remembers man killed by Stow police, says death was avoidable https://t.co/GguW5HlOVoForty-hour mental health crisis intervention training course for officers underway in #Missouri https://t.co/KlM59ESbJWHow a #Minnesota program could become the new standard in crisis intervention training https://t.co/XLqWv4DtDsFacility for mentally ill inmates to open in Joliet, #Illinois https://t.co/tl4HkclBBYMayor's proposed budget includes money for Mental Health Center in #Alabama https://t.co/PyIG668BhxMental health treatment should be part of corrections system https://t.co/6IbnjObQ10
9/20
2017
Four states received the best grade in our newest study: #Hawaii, #Maine, #Missouri and #Oregon https://t.co/Dc4CNHxBvWCrisis intervention training aims to give cops more options https://t.co/OODbceL2P1Evidence-based programs can reduce the risk of re-arrest for SMI individuals in the community from an average rate of 40%-60% to 10% or less#UCLA to offer free mental health screening services to new students https://t.co/Yc4DR6xNgKNo state received an A grade in our newest report. Read all about it here. https://t.co/Dc4CNHg0EoPrioritize evidence-based treatment to reduce re-arrest of individuals with SMI who have a history of violence. https://t.co/Dc4CNHxBvWUntreated SMI has higher risk of re-arrest after release from jail/prison or discharge from a forensic hospital. https://t.co/Dc4CNHg0EoWe’ve been teasing it, and the full report is out today. Check out Treat or Repeat https://t.co/YDhC0fKUloRELEASED TODAY: New Report by Dr. E Fuller Torrey https://t.co/5Oi7g3asto
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9/19
2017
Treat or Repeat: A State Survey of Serious Mental Illness, Major Crimes and Community Treatment @TACResearch’s newest study comes Sept. 19thMarijuana may produce psychotic-like effects in high-risk individuals https://t.co/k9Ty6KdBfd
9/18
2017
Suicide attempts on the rise in US, finds study https://t.co/zE65VocT0uAs more people seek mental health help, wait times to see counselors increase https://t.co/YLyl9AZfaeWhat's happening to rural mental health center is sickening https://t.co/poXtxrnEdv'We don't talk about suicide nearly as much as we should’ https://t.co/bkAjLJ9ZJCA matter of and life death: What’s being done to break suicide’s deadly grip in #California https://t.co/uaFzgJAzXAStop jailing those accused of low-level, non violent crimes before trial https://t.co/GCra1WBZ1RHealth care: Issues impacting cost and coverage https://t.co/nlrlRawMdQTough calls: Law enforcement training for mental health emergencies in #Tennessee https://t.co/bxwlz9vxsC
9/15
2017
Program could halt 'revolving door' of jail facing those with mental illness https://t.co/LBE2aMFCsLSuicide deaths increase in Sedgwick County, #Kansas https://t.co/YtIBh0GJHYWhat's happening to rural mental health center is sickening. Iowans deserve much better. https://t.co/hkYifW66cR via @DMRegister
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9/14
2017
Mental health crisis is not a crime. @HouseGOP @HouseDemocrats Fully Fund AOT- Vote YES on amendment 155 #abedinstead @RepJohnDuncanJr @TreatmentAdvCtr @HouseDemocrats @HouseGOP YES on amendment 155! Tennessee needs AOT desperately! #abedinstead #aot4TN
Retweeted by TreatmentAdvocacyCtrThanks @TreatmentAdvCtr 4 supporting my amendment to fund Assisted Outpatient Treatment to help patients & families… https://t.co/YPC3IIOwKk
Retweeted by TreatmentAdvocacyCtr“We can continue to throw people in jail, or we can use this opportunity to save lives.” Crisis is not a crime. @HouseGOP @HouseDemocrats“Does AOT work? The answer is yes.” @HouseGOP @HouseDemocrats Fully Fund AOT- Vote YES on amendment 155 #abedinstead“This isn't new spending, it's existing SAMHSA funding.” @HouseGOP @HouseDemocrats Fully Fund evidence based AOT - Vote YES on amendment 155 @HouseGOP @HouseDemocrats Vote YES on amendment 155 #abedinsteadFully fund AOT- the program that reduce homelessness, incarceration, arrests and hospitalizations..@TreatmentAdvCtr celebrates the life of Senator Pete Domenici, a champion for serious mental illness care. https://t.co/aCJNTI7kqq
Retweeted by TreatmentAdvocacyCtrNo state receives an “A” grade in new report by @TACRESEARCH Don’t miss this groundbreaking new study released Sept. 19th!Victims of mental illness, victims of the criminal justice system https://t.co/FfvwptJJVx
9/13
2017
HAPPENING NOW: I'm on the House floor pushing for #AOT funding for #TreatmentBeforeTragedy - tune in: https://t.co/A8WWkaxJ6W
Retweeted by TreatmentAdvocacyCtr‘Hearing voices’ in schizophrenia may trace to specific brain region https://t.co/Q3PKY0b5W1Northern #Wyoming Mental Health implements new grant programs https://t.co/njaul5aFwCFormer inmate talks about experience, mental illness https://t.co/uEKGMMThSP#NewHampshire develops due process plan for mental health patients https://t.co/bAVMEXEL41Research weekly: 'Mortality gap' for serious mental illness widens https://t.co/Xx0qpuyTfY#ICYMI, check out our sneak peek of Treat or Repeat and get ready for the full report September 19th. https://t.co/Dc4CNHg0EoOut in #chicago today for expert panel meeting on treatment adherence & serious mental illness with the… https://t.co/jWzJt2efSj
Retweeted by TreatmentAdvocacyCtrThe Big Story: Unfit for trial https://t.co/YxpL9XBkYuMental Health #Colorado addresses crisis at mental hospital, state needs https://t.co/rCPG5mhvKy#ICYMI, check out our sneak peek of Treat or Repeat and get ready for the full report September 19th. https://t.co/Dc4CNHxBvW
9/12
2017
Bill would require more mental health screening for some state convicts in #California https://t.co/AndSOsAiGWJust returning from swearing in of new HHS Asst Sec. McCance-Katz by @SecPriceMD. A new day for #mentalillness care! https://t.co/6jLBgfH4fC
Retweeted by TreatmentAdvocacyCtrMontgomery County mental health court celebrates first anniversary https://t.co/usgI8gJDUARural #Missouri targets mental health care https://t.co/4qPJe6PetwHouston County mental health court cutting down on days spent in jail https://t.co/LkrbwPVxRcInvestigation: Fresno Police taking new approach on mental health related calls https://t.co/3gBJQWhrrP
9/11
2017
Alameda County sheriff's deputies formally charged with inmate mistreatment https://t.co/M12wCRCqvcStudy shows contrasting long-term cognitive effects of psychiatric drugs in schizophrenia https://t.co/RJK7OWODxMStudy associates schizophrenia with defective processing of messenger RNA in cells https://t.co/JfuSrTInJa
9/8
2017
Scientists discover and target brain area in patients with schizophrenia who 'hear voices’ https://t.co/BsRbitVZXL"10–10–10" My thoughts on the promising 1st meeting of the #ISMICC & the sea-change @ SAMHSA on mental illness care. https://t.co/PQovu4D7MD
Retweeted by TreatmentAdvocacyCtrHouston County mental health court cutting down on days spent in jail https://t.co/LkrbwPDWZEInvestigation: Fresno Police taking new approach on mental health related calls https://t.co/3gBJQWhrrPSchizophrenia: Could lack of nutrients in pregnancy be a cause? https://t.co/8RetWj98CSObesity rates higher in schizophrenia, bipolar disorder https://t.co/kqQ1zTpbbNCops and the mentally ill: Finding a new approach https://t.co/4MVmpgWUSkAttitudes toward antipsychotic treatment among patients w/bipolar disorders & their clinicians: a systematic review https://t.co/zks53sUv2wGrant intended to help mentally ill avoid jail in #Tennessee https://t.co/OwrcEbF2Dq
9/7
2017
Crisis Intervention Training helps police deal with mental health calls https://t.co/GoO4uchkR5Mentally ill lack treatment options in rural #Minnesota https://t.co/MzHExz5PFiA state of contradictions, especially if you are mentally ill https://t.co/7t6LIDCX7aThis tiny device could change how cops deal with mental diseases and disorders https://t.co/Ph7kEfl8ZR
9/6
2017

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