Mental Health America has New Chair
Mental Health America Elects John A. Morris, M.S.W. as New Chair of Board of Directors
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (June 9, 2008)—Mental Health America (formerly the National Mental Health Association) has elected John Morris, M.S.W. as the new Chair of its Board of Directors beginning in June 2008. In this role, Morris will provide direction and leadership to the organization – which celebrates its 100th anniversary in 2009 – and its more than 320 affiliates nationwide. Among the many issues he plans to take on as Chair, Morris’ primary interest is the integration of mental health into general health care practice. He is the Director of the Human Services Practice of the Technical Assistance Collaborative, Inc. and Executive Director of the Annapolis Coalition on the Behavioral Health Workforce.
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