Transformation of the California mental health system: stakeholder-driven planning as a transformational activity.

@article{Cashin2008TransformationOT,
  title={Transformation of the California mental health system: stakeholder-driven planning as a transformational activity.},
  author={Cheryl E. Cashin and Richard Scheffler and Mistique C. Felton and Neal Adams and Leonard M. Miller},
  journal={Psychiatric services},
  year={2008},
  volume={59 10},
  pages={1107-14}
}
OBJECTIVE This study describes strategies developed by California counties to transform their mental health systems under the 2004 Mental Health Services Act (MHSA). This voter initiative places a 1% tax on annual incomes over $1 million; tax monies are earmarked to transform county-operated mental health services into systems that are oriented more toward… CONTINUE READING