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‘Siloed, stigmatized, and separated’: Mental health reform 101 with Dr. Hillary Kunins

The highly visible homelessness is part of what she is being asked to “urgently” respond to and fix since March when she became the city’s director of behavioral health services. Kunins said she will also address large-scale challenges facing the community and society around mental health and emotional wellbeing. “The pandemic has exposed our disconnection and that those experiences are not felt equitably across society,” she said.