This July 20, 2014 InsuranceNewsNet.com article focuses on Alabama, but talks about an issue that is seen across the country. The issue of employment among those with serious mental illnesses. Studies have shown many want to work, but find it impossible to do so because of a lack of effective supports and other factors.
- The Cost and Solutions to Stress and Mental Illness in the Workplace: An Interview with Graeme Cowan (thereseborchardblog.com)
- ‘Bleak picture’ for mentally ill: 80% are jobless (usatoday.com)
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