The National Council for Community Behavioral Healthcare

The National Council for Community Behavioral Healthcare is the unifying voice of America’s behavioral health organizations. Together with our 1,600 member organizations, it serves our nation’s most vulnerable citizens -more than 6 million adults and children with mental illnesses and addiction disorders. It is committed to providing comprehensive, quality care that affords every opportunity for recovery and inclusion in all aspects of community life.

The National Council advocates for policies that ensure that people who are ill can access comprehensive healthcare services. Also offered is state-of-the-science education and practice improvement resources so that services are efficient and effective.

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