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The Relationship Between Gun Violence and Mental Illness

Wednesday, November 4, 2015   (0 Comments)
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In light of the current national debate on gun violence, OPA is currently discussing and reviewing research on the relationship of gun violence and mental illness.   OPA  is deeply saddened at the senseless loss of life.  OPA is also concerned about how mental illness and the mentally ill are being represented in this debate.

As one of the state‚Äôs leading mental health organizations, we believe we have an obligation to inform the public and represent the interests of the mental ill.  If you are interested in working on this issue, and/or have specific expertise on this topic, please contact OPA at 614.224.0034

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