Congressman Tim Murphy Speaks on Access For Those With Serious Mental Illness

nordal and murphyRep. Tim Murphy, PhD, (R-Pa.) one of three psychologists in Congress, spoke about the social and financial barriers to mental health care treatment and access in the United States. Murphy has introduced legislation, the Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act (H.R. 3717), to address those barriers to care. He is a passionate advocate for patient care and access, and we were honored to have him speak at the 2014 APA convention.