[Hpn] Washington, DC - ADMINISTRATOR TESTIFIES ON MENTAL HEALTH COMMISSION REPORT- November 3, 2003 Vol. 03-100

editor editor" <hcc@icanamerica.org
Mon, 3 Nov 2003 15:16:00 -0500


CMHS Consumer Affairs E-News   November 3, 2003   Vol. 03-100
_________________________________________________________

SAMHSA ADMINISTRATOR TESTIFIES ON
MENTAL HEALTH COMMISSION REPORT

SAMHSA Administrator Charles G. Curie will deliver testimony on
the Presidents New Freedom Commission on Mental Health Report
before the Senate Substance Abuse and Mental Health Subcommittee
of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions.

The final report, released earlier this year, recommended a
wholesale transformation of the mental health system at all
levels of government, and both the public and private sectors.

The Commission was charged with conducting a comprehensive study
of the United States mental health service delivery system and
advising the President on methods of improving the system.  The
Commission was chaired by Michael F. Hogan, Ph.D., Director, Ohio
Department of Mental Health.

WHO: Charles G. Curie, M.A., A.C.S.W., Administrator,
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

WHEN: November 4, 2003 10:00 AM

WHERE: Room 430 Dirksen Senate Office Building Washington, D.C.

The Center for Mental Health Services is a component of the
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, United
States Department of Health and Human Services.

DHHS source page: http://www.mentalhealth.samhsa.gov/consumersurvivor/
________________________________________________________________
 THE HOMELESS NEWS     http://egroups.com/group/HomelessNews/