“This is not working for me,” the man muttered in my direction as he stormed out of the large banquet room. It was November 19, 2012, and the mood at the Goldwater Institute annual dinner was somber after Mitt Romney’s clock had been cleaned by President Obama just days earlier. Today, I’m the CEO and President of a non-partisan, not for profit 501c3 Community Mental Health Center, RI International, but at the time I was an executive with a publically traded, for profit health plan. Several of our leadership were in attendance for the event, which was sponsored by the organization named after Arizona-based Barry Goldwater and which … [Read More...]
It was the late 1990s, and there was little published evidence on the efficacy of peer supports. Georgia’s Wendy Tiegreen had grown up in behavioral … [Read More...]
With co-author – Dr. Sally Spencer-Thomas In the span of 22 days, Iceland went from being an off-the-beaten-path, exotic vacation destination to … [Read More...]
Was just crunching data…2014 vs 2015 total police department utilization up from 185 to 226 average monthly…(average time still under 5 min). While most are pick-up orders, there’s been a 75% increase in “discretionary” use of RRC by police.
Only answer for that is improved customer service and accessibility. – Nick Margiotta