The PTSD Pandemic
“the crisis after the crisis”
MAYERS | Films
Funding Mental Health
…..”November 27, 2019….. I was contacted by New York State Legislator Mike LePetri. Governor Cuomo was cutting funds for the “Dwyer Program”, a peer to peer support program for veterans suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder….. Assemblyman LePetri asked me to make a video explaining the relevance, need, and success of the “Dwyer Program” and send it to Governor Cuomo…..without reservation I did”…..
New York State was bankrupted in 2019 before the Pandemic, moving forward, it’s in a worse financial situation far beyond anyone’s expectations. What does funding mental health look like moving forward?
NYS Social Services Committee
…..” I believe we are going into a mental health crisis but I also believe we are going in a financial crisis…..in “Funding Mental Health” you will meet Assemblyman LePetri from New York State’s Social Services Committee”…..