Mental Health Professionals

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Kaiser Mental Health Workers Begin Weeklong Strike At Calif. Hospitals

Mental health professionals working at Kaiser hospitals Monday began a weeklong statewide strike protesting the provider’s “chronic failure to provide . . . quality mental health care.”

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/12/2015

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Suicide-Prevention Training Bill Passes Assembly

A bill requiring mental health professionals to undergo suicide-prevention training is moving through the Legislature, with federal data showing adult suicides soaring since 1999.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/19/2014