Texas, Our Texas: Last In the Nation in Mental Health Funding
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Here’s a staggering statistic: when it comes to mental health funding, Texas ranks dead last in the country — with the Dallas area ranking at the bottom of the state.
Why is this? What are the implications? And how is it being addressed?
Matt Roberts, President of Mental Health America of Greater Dallas joins us this morning to discuss. His organization strives to assist the community by improving mental health through advocacy and education, and it assists over 180,000 North Texans each year.