Patients in Waiting Part II (No. 214)Montana faces a critical shortage of mental health services.
Patients in Waiting Part 2 (No. 214)
Montana faces a critical shortage of mental health services.
In this second episode of "Patients in Waiting," News & Public Affairs producer Beth Saboe examines the extreme shortage of mental health services in Montana. Except for Yellowstone county, the entire state is considered a mental health provider shortage area, and recent statewide budget cuts could further cripple people's access to vital services. Without help, where will patients dealing with mental health issues turn?