We are reminded of the seriousness of mental illness when there's an incident like the one at the Navy Yard. However, this issue should matter to workers and employers more often than just at the time of a tragedy.
Open enrollment in the health insurance marketplace begins Oct. 1. Visit www.healthcare.gov to learn more about the behavioral health services offered.
The Affordable Care Act will provide one of the largest expansions of mental health and substance-use disorder coverage in a generation, the Obama administration says. I hope that by expanding access to mental health coverage, we can get people the help they need and in the most severe situations prevent tragedies that result in the loss of life.
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