Guide to SSDI and SSI Benefits
Summary about disability income and benefits as they relate to mental health.
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Mental illness legal matters
Get an overview of legal issues that come up when advocating in the mental health system.
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What is a Psychiatric Advance Directive (PAD)?
SAMHSA / SMI Adviser
Less than 2 minute video from SAMHSA / SMI Adviser describing what a PAD is, how...
Directory of Peer Respites
National Empowerment Center
Peer respites are voluntary, peer-run, short-term overnight programs. Where avai...
Laws We Need to Know: Understanding Rules and Programs for Persons with Mental Illness
Baron L. Miller, J.D.
Baron Miller is an attorney who has navigated legal and healthcare systems as a ...