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COVID-19’s Toll on Mental Health

By Daniel Tan

Sep 11, 2020 ... The ongoing pandemic poses a number of mental health challenges, with more Californians reporting anxiety, worry, and other symptoms in ...

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Improving Equity in Mental Health Services

By Daniel Tan

Dec 12, 2019 ... Although the share of Californians without health coverage has declined substantially, many challenges remain to ensure that coverage ...


Health Care for California’s Jail Population

By Shannon McConville, Mia Bird

Inmates also have higher rates of mental health and substance use issues-in fact, national statistics suggest that local jail inmates are more likely to ...

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Grants Awarded to Combat Recidivism

By Brandon Martin

Jun 15, 2017 ... All projects funded through the BSCC are required to include some combination of mental health services, substance use disorder treatment, and ...


Medi-Cal Expansion and Children’s Well-Being

By Paulette Cha, Shannon McConville

Evidence indicates that access to health insurance improves the finances and behavioral health of adults—and that these improvements could benefit children.

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How Telehealth Can Bring Equity to Health Care

By Paulette Cha

May 12, 2021 ... Low-income Californians were more likely to report worse mental health since the start of the pandemic, suggesting high need for behavioral ...


Police Use of Force and Misconduct in California

By Deepak Premkumar, Alexandria Gumbs, Shannon McConville, Renee Hsia

9 hours ago ... More than four in ten people treated for non-fatal gunshot wounds from a police encounter were diagnosed with a mental health condition, ...