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The time to act has come! Do so today!

December 21, 2012
by Ron Manderscheid, PhD
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Download the national letter and use it to craft your own letter—act today.

 Last Friday, we all witnessed a national tragedy in Newtown, Connecticut. This Tragedy has affected us profoundly (see:.

The death of 20 Innocents and 6 of their teachers has become a crucial tipping point for national action which has already begun. The Call to National Action to Respond to the Newtown Tragedy from the  Mental Health and Substance Abuse Care Community can be accessed at:

Please download this letter and use it to craft your own letter to the President, the Speaker of the House, the President Pro Tempore of the Senate, and your own Senators and Congressperson. Ask your family, friends, and neighbors to do the same. Please act today!

Our Nation expects nothing less of all of us.


Ron Manderscheid

Exec. Dir., NACBHDD and NARMH

Ron Manderscheid


Ron Manderscheid, Ph.D., serves as the Executive Director of the National Association of County...

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