Monthly Archives: April 2013

Updates from the Hill: President’s Budget & Mental Health Legislation

  President Obama released his budget proposal on April 10. With it came good news and not so good news. The good news is that the President’s proposal overall includes a new $130 million initiative for expanding mental health services … Continue reading

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Save School Counseling Funding: Call by this Wed 4/24!

Hello ACA members and activists, We have an important request you can make to your Senators this week! As most of you know, the Elementary and Secondary School Counseling Program (ESSCP) is a priority counseling grant program that we advocate … Continue reading

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Bipartisan Bill to Improve Mental Health Care Supported by Hagan Approved by Senate Committee

       Bipartisan Bill to Improve Mental Health Care Supported by Hagan Approved by Senate Committee Hagan is original co-sponsor of the legislation April 10, 2013 Contact: Chris Moyer 202-379-8421 Hannah Smith 202-407-5177 press@hagan.senate.gov Washington, DC – U.S. Senator … Continue reading

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2013 McLeod Institute on Substance Abuse: Transformative Approaches for Diverse Populations

Please join us for the 2013 McLeod Institute on Substance Abuse: Transformative Approaches for Diverse Populations Click here to register for all or part of the Institute http://education.uncc.edu/oeo/events/jonnie-h-mcleod-substance-abuse-institute

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ACA ALERT: Contact Your Rep. by 4/8 to Sign ESSCP Support Letter

Rep. Langevin Seeking Cosigners on ESSCP Letter to Appropriations Committee Earlier this week President Obama signed legislation finalizing federal spending allocations for fiscal year 2013.  For the Elementary and Secondary School Counseling Program (ESSCP), this means total FY 2013 funding … Continue reading

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