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Mental Health Organizations Awarded $13M To Help Underserved Communities

Grants from the California Department of Public Health will go to pilot projects that serve African American, Asian and Pacific Islander, LGBTQ and Native American people. In other mental health news, a survey shows depression risks are high for California school kids. And the FDA provides guidance on the use of electroshock.

Health Net Sued Over $55M In Medical Services

San Clemente-based Sovereign Health, which provides mental health and addiction treatments, has filed the suit, saying the insurer’s “current misconduct is part of a sad pattern of prioritizing dollars over decency.”

Providence St. Joseph Health To Launch $100M Mental Health Initiative

When the state signed off on the merger between St. Joseph Health and Providence Health and Services last month, it included a condition that the new entity invest $30 million in mental health services for Californians. Providence St. Joseph Health decided to increase the funding and create a system-wide foundation.