Words Matter: Raising the Bar in Mental Health
Kevin Lynch is the Founder, President and CEO of The Quell Foundation, discusses how healthcare payers and providers can employ empathy to remove the stigma of mental health and help the millions of Americans suffering from mental illness get the treatment they need.
The Quell Foundation’s mission is to reduce the number of suicides, overdoses, and the incarceration of people with mental health illnesses. Just five years after its inception, The Foundation is a nationally acclaimed mental health organization known for turning advocacy into statistical change, through its prestigious scholarship program and educational documentary series, Lift the Mask.
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