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Definitions of 'person-centered planning' vary between health plans and mental health agencies - Crain's Detroit Business (blog)

Ask any mental health expert what the main difference is between how Medicaid HMOs and community mental health organizations create patient treatment plans and you will get one answer: person-centered planning. I heard this again and again in my ...and more »

What Happens When Major Companies Take Mental Health Seriously - Huffington Post

Matthew Shaw was working as a journalist in London in 2014 when he experienced a bout of depression on the job. He realized that the resources available to him and his colleagues weren't necessarily addressing their needs, and many people felt they had ...and more »

Family doctors fear a mental health scandal waiting to happen - The Guardian

Most GPs think mental health services for young people are inadequate, with nine in 10 fearing that children in their care could come to harm while waiting for specialist treatment. Those are the worrying key findings from a survey for stem4, the ...and more »

Care for children with mental health problems is woeful, say GPs - The Guardian

Family doctors have condemned NHS care for children with mental health problems as woefully inadequate and warned that vulnerable young people are coming to harm during waits of up to a year for specialist help. GPs say that, although growing numbers ...and more »

Growing number of states experiment with integrating medical, mental health services - Crain's Detroit Business

More than 30 states have moved to integrate physical health and behavioral health services, as Michigan is now debating. States want to lower costs, reduce service duplication and improve care coordination and quality for their residents. Special ...and more »

Michigan debates integrating physical, mental health systems - Crain's Detroit Business

Michigan is at a crossroads for how it delivers physical and behavioral health services under Medicaid. During the past 19 years, Medicaid health plans have managed the state's now $8 billion-plus physical health Medicaid budget for a growing number of ...and more »

Michigan still fine tuning Medicaid mental health system - Crain's Detroit Business

President John F. Kennedy started the mental health deinstitutionalization ball rolling early in 1963 before his assassination later that year by a man, Lee Harvey Oswald, who some believe had an untreated mental illness. Kennedy's signing of the ...and more »

Mental Health Awareness Week: Why relationships are important to your wellbeing - The Independent

A new survey released to mark Mental Health Awareness Week shows that we value our relationships almost above all else, so why do we neglect them? Kashmira Gander · @kashmiragander; Tuesday 17 May 2016 08:56 BST. Click to follow. Indy/Life. Whether ...and more »

How to manage mental health: the music industry's new priority - The Guardian

This year's Mental Health Awareness Week has placed a special focus on relationships. Here Fiona McGugan, general manager of the Music Manager's Forum, reports on the increasingly vital role of the emotionally responsible manager in the industry. Fiona ...and more »

Charity launches three-year survey of workplace mental health - Financial Times

A business-focused charity is launching what it says is the largest survey of employees' mental health, as concerns mount over the rise in stress-related absence from work and its effect on productivity. Business in the Community, which promotes social ...and more »