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PresidentGeorge W.Bushdid sign “Paul Wellstone and Pete Domenici Mental Health Parity and Addictions Equity Act; a law establishing that coverage in health insurance for mental health and substance abuse treatment must be equivalent to that of other medical conditions” (Hart, 2016).
AGENDA SETTING 4How the administrations approached Mental Healthcare and Treatment.President Donald Trump called for Congress to pass red flag laws, or extreme risk detection orders,that would identify high-risk individuals capableof committing gun related crimes.President Barack Obama signed into law the 21st Century Cures Act, which includes Connecticut Sen.Chris Murphy’s Mental Health Reform Actof 2016. Thebi-partisan legislation aims to help the estimated more than half of all-American adultsand children with mental health problems who end up going untreated.In 2002,President George W.Bush appointed the New Freedom Commission onMental Health, a committee ofmental healthexperts who issued a report with 19 recommendations for improving services for children, youth and adults living withmental illness.(Lenzer, 2014)
AGENDA SETTING 5ReferencesHart, J. W. (2016, February 15). How Presidents Have Shaped Mental Health Care. Retrieved from National Alliance on Mental Illness: -Blog/February-2016/How-Presidents-Have-Shaped-Mental-Health-CareIngoglia, C. (2013, December 11). Obama Administration Announces $100 Million in Mental Health Funding. Retrieved from National Council for Behavioral Health: -announces-100-million-mental-health-funding/Pellitt, S. (2019, March 15). President Trump Releases FY 2020 Budget Proposal. Retrieved from National Council for Behavioral Health: -connector/2019/03/president-trump-releases-fy-2020-budget-proposal/Szabo, L. (2013, January 16). Obama calls for changes to mental health care. Retrieved from USA Today: -changes-to-mental-health-care/1839733/
AGENDA SETTING 6Part 2: Agenda Comparison Grid AnalysisAdministration President DonaldTrumpPresident BarackObamaPresident GeorgeW. BushAdministrative agencythat would most likelybe responsible for helping me address Mental Healthcare and TreatmentThe US Department of Health and HumanServicesSubstance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). “SAMHSA organized a collaborative effort among more than 20 federal agencies andoffices to ensure thatpeople with mental and substance use disorders have everyopportunity for recovery. (Power, 2010)The National Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health is a national family-run organization focused on the issues of children and youth with emotional, behavioral, or mentalhealth needs and their families.

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