Category Archives: Stay Informed

Glenn and Jessie Close on Removing Mental Health Stigma

In an opinion piece on November 16th in Politico, Glenn Close and her sister Jessie Close discuss the perpetuation of the stigma for mental illness.  They recognize the disasterous  effects that cutting mental health budgets can have and are in … Continue reading

Maryland Parity Project is Currently Filing Complaints

The Maryland Parity Project’s complaint investigation process is underway!  To date, we have filed 4 complaints on behalf of providers and consumers – all are in varying stages of investigation. Of these complaints, 3 were of perceived violations of the … Continue reading

A Push for Clearer Regulations, Meetings with the Maryland Congressional Delegation

The Maryland Parity Project, Maryland Psychiatric Society, Maryland Psychological Association, Mental Health Association of Maryland, NAMI Maryland, and the University of Maryland School of Law Drug Policy Clinic recently met with staff of the entire Maryland Congressional Delegation and Congressman … Continue reading