Published in Hospital and Nursing Home Week, September 30th, 2004
Endorsed by the U.S. Surgeon General and the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI), ACT programs serve individuals in their own homes and communities, rather than in traditional office settings, and have been shown to reduce the need for repeated hospital stays.
"Many of the 5 million Americans with serious mental illness have trouble navigating the traditional system of care," said Harold Graff, MD, vice...
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