Opening the iTunes Store.If iTunes doesn't open, click the iTunes application icon in your Dock or on your Windows desktop.Progress Indicator
Opening the iBooks Store.If iBooks doesn't open, click the iBooks app in your Dock.Progress Indicator

iTunes is the world's easiest way to organize and add to your digital media collection.

We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. To download and subscribe to Mental Health Reform Since Olmstead by UNC School of Law, get iTunes now.

Already have iTunes? Click I Have iTunes to open it now.

I Have iTunes Free Download
iTunes for Mac + PC

Mental Health Reform Since Olmstead

by UNC School of Law

To listen to an audio podcast, mouse over the title and click Play. Open iTunes to download and subscribe to iTunes U collections.


On February 22, 2010 The Center on Poverty, Work and Opportunity presented a discussion titled: Mental Health Reform Since Olmstead: A Discussion of the Marlo M. Case In late 2009, Disability Rights North Carolina (DRNC) sued the NC Department of Health and Human Services in federal court, seeking to block the state from reducing funds for services that allow people with disabilities to lead independent lives.  DRNC filed the case on behalf of Marlo M. and Durwood W., two NC residents with developmental disabilities and mental illness, who have been integrated into their communities for years.  Without these services, the plaintiffs--and others like them--may be placed in an institutionalized setting: a potentially costly, disruptive and harmful outcome. Come hear speakers from DRNC discuss the mental health delivery system and the prospects for reform through litigation. Speakers: . John Rittelmeyer, Litigation Director, DRNC . Holly Stiles, Staff Attorney, DRNC . Andrew Strickland, Staff Attorney, DRNC