Mental health is just as important as physical health to a child's well-being.

Mental health is just as important as physical health to a child's well-being.

Article Highlights Connecticut’s Progress in Addressing Children’s Mental Health

An article in The Wall Street Journal on May 23 highlights Connecticut’s progress in addressing children’s mental health and notes budget concerns. CHDI’s Judith Meyers was quoted:

“Connecticut is seen as a leader in its delivery of mental-health services for children,” Ms. Meyers said. “I think the budget is a concern so we can’t ignore that. I guess the hope is that we don’t slide backwards because of having to address the deficits.”

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