Missouri Ahead Of The Curve in Mental Health

| March 19, 2014
Print Friendly

The State of Missouri is ahead of the pack when it comes to helping people respond to mental illness.

A report recently released by Mental Health First Aid U.S.A. shows that Missouri has the second-most citizens trained in mental health first-aid, which teaches people to identify the first signs that something is wrong.

Last year Missouri lawmakers approved a ten-million dollar initiative for mental health training.

Tags:

Category: Headlines, Local News, News

About the Author ()

Mike is the Lead Anchor Monday through Saturday. He has been with KMZU since April of 2009. He learned his craft over the years at various radio stations in Missouri before making a home for himself at KMZU. If you wish to contact Mr. Stone please send emails to mikes@kmzu.com or news@kmzu.com.