Having access to quality counselors and mental health professionals should be available to every American.

Mental health needs are at the center of some of the great and ongoing challenges facing local communities. Whether it’s finding a mental health provider that accepts Medicaid and Medicare, whether private insurance companies cover a range of mental health services, or mental health access for the uninsured, many Americans still lack adequate access.

KMS speaks to ensure that more healthcare plans and/or related services include more individuals in states across the country.

Many faith-based institutions offer a range of mental health services. As such, the faith community has a unique contribution to this policy discussion.