• DRT Client Story: Sarah – When Sarah sought mental health treatment the facility would not allow her service animal Hugo to accompany her. However, without Hugo’s support, Sarah was not able to fully participate in her treatment at the facility.
  • Client Story: Greg – For the majority of his life Greg Burt has been a protector, both in his military service and as a firefighter and emergency medical technician for the City of Murfreesboro. When Greg learned that he was experiencing Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), he found great support from a service animal.
  • Client Story: Eric – Eric, a second-grade student, rarely lasted longer than an hour in his classroom before having anxiety and going to the school’s behavior lab. Eric needed better supports in school.
  • PAIMI flyer – Information about the PAIMI project (Document coming soon)
  • The 2018 Data Book – The 2018 Data Book displays behavioral health indicators for Tennessee compared to the U.S. for the most recent five years available.
  • 2019 NDRN Statement in Response to Executive Action to Reduce Gun Violence – “While we share President Obama’s desire to reduce gun violence, the National Disability Rights Network believes that some of his executive actions violate the rights of people with psychiatric disabilities.” NDRN responds to the Executive action to reduce gun violence.
  • Psychotropic Medications & Children/Youth – A flier from the Psychotropic Quality Improvement Collaborative with information and resources.
  • A 6-Step Process to Understanding Psychotropic Medications Before you Agree to Take Them – A flier from the Psychotropic Quality Improvement Collaborative with self-advocacy information about understanding psychotropic medications.

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