Grading the States 2006
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Grading the States 2006: Oklahoma

Alabama

Report Card

Overall Grade:

D

Category Grades:

Infrastructure:

D-

Information Access:

F

Services:

C

Recovery Supports:

C
 

Spending, Income, & Rankings

 

 

National Rank

Per Capita Mental Health Spending

$39.43

46

Per Capita Income

$25,308

40

Total Mental Health Spending (in millions)

$138

38

Suicide Rank
14
 
 

Recent Innovations

  • Recovery orientation
  • Crisis Intervention Teams (CIT) and mental health courts
  • Using technology to bridge distances
  • Progress in co-occurring disorder treatment 
 

Urgent Needs

  • Continued funding increases
  • Comprehensive rural strategy
  • Balanced capacity between hospitals and community services
  • Housing 


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More Information

Grading the States 2006: Oklahoma - Narrative
Read the full narrative from NAMI's report on Oklahoma's health care system for serious mental illness


Grading the States 2006: Oklahoma - Score Card
View the details of how Oklahoma scored on the criteria used by NAMI in evaluating its health care system for serious mental illness.


Other Resources

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State & Local NAMIs
NAMI has a state organization in every state and over 1,000 local affiliates. Connect with the NAMI nearest you, and find out how you can get involved.

Grading the States 2006 Online Discussion
Share your comments, reactions, personal stories and ideas around NAMI's report on the state of America's health care system for serious mental illness.


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