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domingo, 17 de junio de 2012

Calif. African-American Women Lack Access to Mental Health Treatment


Calif. African-American Women Lack Access to Mental Health Treatment

One reason is limited access to care. Nearly half of African-American women in California with mental health issues say their treatment needs were not met. Those women usually live below the poverty line and are uninsured or underinsured.