Systems Advocacy (pdf)

The consumer movement has helped shape policy at the local, state, and national levels. This detailed guide provides an overview of important mental health issues and tactics for influencing policy, as well as a workbook for tracking political contacts. Selected Contents: The Healthcare System * State Legislatures * Federal Government * Writing Letters * Effective Meetings * Using the Media * Coalition-Building. 43 pp., 8 1/2 x 11.

Systems Advocacy.pdf