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What We Do

What We DoThe Mental Health Liaison Group (MHLG) is an advocacy coalition on mental health issues. The MHLG conducts one plenary annual business meeting each year, and most MHLG activity is conducted at the committee level. The Steering Committee and other standing committees may organize and schedule educational briefings, plenary business meetings, or other events throughout the year, as needed for matters of exceptional importance.

Our History

Leslie Scallet, Mike Ballard, and Rep. Grace Napolitano
A forerunner of the Mental Health Liaison Group, the Liaison Group on Mental Health, was formed in May 1969 by the American Medical Association, American Psychiatric Association, National Association for Retarded Citizens, National Association of State Mental Health Program Directors and the National Mental Health Association. Shortly after its formation, the American Psychological Association joined the group and others soon followed. more…