In the second segment of this episode, Marylou Sudders is joined by Matt Selig and Karen Darcy. Each serve as advocates for the mentally ill and today discuss the challenges of treatment and the progress that has been made in protecting those with mental illness.
"Consumer Affairs" is hosted by Undersecretary Barbara Anthony and features a wide array of consumer topics, from health insurance to lemon law to affordable housing and development. The show is aired in nearly 70 communities across the Commonwealth on local cable access stations. Contact your local cable access station to request "Consumer Affairs" or to find out more about scheduled programming.
Videos from Consumer Affairs' "Empowering Healthcare Consumers: A Community Conversation" Conference held May 6, 2013. Includes welcoming remarks from Secretary Gregory Bialecki, Undersecretary Barbara Anthony, a keynote address from Dr. Leana Wen, and a robust panel discussion with health care experts.