The Senate Indian Affairs Committee holds a hearing this Thursday to discuss youth suicide and mental health resources in Indian Country. The hearing takes place in Room 628 of the Senate Dirksen Office Building. A witness list hasn't been released. The committee has held a series of hearings in DC and in Indian Country to discuss youth suicide. The health reform bill that just passed Congress includes provisions that will address youth suicide and mental health programs. Committee Notice:
OVERSIGHT HEARING on The Preventable Epidemic: Youth Suicides and the Urgent Need for Mental Health Care Resources in Indian Country
(March 25, 2010)
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reform bill (3/22)
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