2017

Governor Kate Brown Vetoes HB3355

Governor Kate Brown Vetoes HB3355

Being an Advocate Matters! Governor Kate Brown Vetoes HB3355 HB 3355 was designed to authorize licensed clinical psychologists to prescribe psychiatric medications.  This bill was passed by both the House and Senate because of the huge access issues to mental and behavioral health treatment we all face in Oregon.  While […]

Media’s Influence on Youth Suicide

Media's Influence on Youth Suicide

Health officials urge parents and families to talk about suicide and emotional distress A variety of resources and tips are available for discussing mental health and emotional well-being PORTLAND, OR––With a recent increase in public awareness related to suicide and mental health, Oregon health officials are reminding parents and families […]