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, AdEd, OTR/L, 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 and work environments. A RESNA Assistive Technology Practitioner with ACVREP CATIS credentials, servicing adults and students with disabilities in employment, education and home environments. Currently a graduate student in the University of Alabama Birmingham Low Vision Certification Program.
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