State Legislation Report

Trends in State Mental Health Policy

Recognizing the crucial role of the states in directing mental health services and supports, NAMI has reviewed and analyzed standout state mental health legislation in 2019 to identify key trends in mental health policymaking. NAMI’s State Legislation Report: Trends in State Mental Health Policy (2019) offers policymakers and mental health advocates examples of policy options they can advance to improve the lives of individuals affected by mental health conditions. The report also highlights lessons from NAMI State Organization leaders who played an important role in shaping some of these policies.

NAMI Applauds President Biden’s Efforts to Strengthen Access to Quality, Affordable Health Care


“NAMI is grateful for the vitally important action President Biden has taken to reverse barriers to care and increase access for everyone in need." - Dan Gillison on today's Executive Orders

𝐍𝐀𝐌𝐈 𝐔𝐫𝐠𝐞𝐬 𝐂𝐨𝐧𝐠𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐬 𝐓𝐨 𝐇𝐞𝐥𝐩 𝐏𝐞𝐨𝐩𝐥𝐞 𝐖𝐢𝐭𝐡 𝐌𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐚𝐥 𝐈𝐥𝐥𝐧𝐞𝐬𝐬 𝐈𝐧 𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐂𝐎𝐕𝐈𝐃-𝟏𝟗 𝐂𝐫𝐢𝐬𝐢𝐬

3/18/2020 - via NAMI Advocacy