03 Feb 2020

Joint Legislative Public Hearing on 2020-2021 Executive Budget Proposal: Topic Mental Hygiene

Legislative Office Building

Hearing Room B, 2nd Floor

11:00 AM Archived Video
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Senate Finance Committee Chair Liz Krueger and Assembly Ways and Means Committee Chair Helene E. Weinstein will hold the 5th in a series of 13 hearings,  on the 2020-2021 Executive Budget on Monday, February 3rd, at 11:00 a.m. in Hearing Room B of the Legislative Office Building, Albany.

During the Mental Hygiene Hearing, government officials and representatives of advocacy groups for individuals with mental health disabilities will provide testimony to the Senate and Assembly fiscal committees.

These joint hearings will be available for viewing on the Senate and Assembly websites. The Legislative Channel (on cable systems throughout the state) also will carry the proceedings, which will be preempted when the houses are in session. At the conclusion of the legislative deliberations, the channel will resume televised coverage of the hearings.

PDF icon Witness list - Mental Hygiene PDF icon 1.New York State Office of Mental Health - Commissioner Ann Marie T. Sullivan PDF icon 2.New York State Office for People with Developmental Disabilities - Commissioner Dr. Theodore Kastner PDF icon 3.New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services - Commissioner Arlene González-Sánchez PDF icon 4.New York State Justice Center for the Protection of People with Special Needs - Executive Director Denise Miranda PDF icon 5.New York Association of Psychiatric Rehabilitation Services - Executive Director Harvey Rosenthal PDF icon 6.Mental Health Association in New York State, Inc - CEO Glenn Liebman PDF icon 7.National ALLiance on Mental Illness New York State - President Arid Coffman. LMSW PDF icon 8.New York State Conference of Local Mental Health Hygiene Directors - Executive Director Kelly Hansen PDF icon 9.Substance Abuse Providers in Schools (SAPIS) - Chair, Local 372 Kevin Allen PDF icon 10.Friends of Recovery - New York - Executive Director Angelica Smith-Wilson PDF icon 11.Research for a Safer New York, Inc - Executive Director Ken Robinson PDF icon 12.Legal Action Center - Health Policy Attorney Christine Khaikin PDF icon 13.The Arc New York - Executive Director Mark van Voorst PDF icon 14a.New York State Council for Community Behavioral Healthcare Executive Director Lauri Cole PDF icon 14b.Coalition for ChiLdren’s Behavioral Health - Executive Director Andrea Smyth PDF icon 15a.Cerebral Palsy Associations of New York State - President & CEO Susan Constantino PDF icon 15b&c.NY Association Emerging & Multicultural Providers Executive - Director Yvette Watts and NY Alliance for Inclusion & Innov PDF icon 16a.Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Providers of New York State - Executive DirectorJohn Coppola PDF icon 16b.Coalition for Behavioral Health - President & CEO Amy Dorm PDF icon 17.Northern Rivers Family of Services - William Getman PDF icon 18.The Association for Community Living - Executive Director Antonia Lasicki PDF icon 19.Families Together in New York State - CEO Paige Pierce PDF icon 21.Individual - Parent of 2 adults with I/DD Jim Karpe PDF icon Submitted Testimony Theresa Hassler PDF icon 2-3-2020 Joint Legislative Public Hearing on 2020-2021 Executive Budget Proposal: Topic Mental Hygiene Transcript


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