Our Eroded Mental Healthcare System Infographic

Whether working in a school system or adults in a variety of health care systems, the conversation of mental health services, or lack of has been a conversation I have had with other health care workers. Multiple diagnoses of Anxiety Disorder, Bipolar, OCD, PTSD seem to be much more common with clients that I work with. Services for these diagnoses certainly can be a challenge for a variety of reasons. The following infographic “Our Eroded Mental Healthcare System”, shared by Best Social Work Programs.com , provides insight on the state of mental healthcare services available.

Eroded Mental Health System
Source: BestSocialWorkPrograms.com

What is your experience and thoughts?


About Carol Leynse Harpold, MS, OTR/L, SCLV, ATP, CATIS

OTR/L with more than 35 years experience in pediatrics, school based therapy and adult rehabilitation. Masters of Science in Adaptive Education/Assistive Technology with 20 years experience in AT in education of elementary, middle school, secondary, post secondary students and work environments for adult clients. A RESNA Assistive Technology Practitioner with ACVREP CATIS credentials, AOTA Specialty Certification in Low Vision, USC Davis Executive Certificate in Home Modifications, servicing adults and students with disabilities in employment, education, and home environments. A 2020 graduate of the University of Alabama Birmingham Low Vision Certification Program.
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