WBEZ West Side reporter Chip Mitchell and mental health advocate Mark Heyrman join us to take an in-depth look at the Affordable Care Act's affects on mental health service providers and clients. (Photo: Flickr/Images_of_Money)
For the past few weeks, Out of the Shadows explored the numerous obstacles that surround mental illness. In the series' last conversation, Eight Forty-Eight explored what could be done to break down those barriers.
For a deeper look at the state of mental health services for children in Illinois as part of WBEZ's new series, Out of the Shadows, Eight Forty-Eight turned to two experts: Barbara Shaw chaired the task force that resulted in the Children’s Mental Health Act of 2003 and Mark Heyrma