Estimates the possible reductions in suicide attempts resulting from investment in ASIST and estimates the financial return to Californians from reduced medical costs associated with suicide attempts and increased earnings from each life saved.
Reports results of a survey to assess the impact of CalMHSA's investments in mental health programs at California public colleges and estimates the return on investment in terms of student use of treatment, graduation rates, and lifetime earnings.
Background: There is currently conflicting evidence surrounding the effects of obesity on postoperative outcomes. Previous studies have found obesity to be associated with adverse events, but others have found no association. The aim of this study was to determine whether increasing body mass index (BMI) is an independent risk factor for development of… (More)
stories of Californians who have struggled with and recovered from mental health challenges. A New State of Mind: Ending the Stigma of Mental Illness was broadcast on multiple occasions by various California public television stations, shown at events for community groups and other audiences, and made available on S tigma and discrimination are often cited… (More)