Joining tele-health compact would have aided suicide prevention, treated more patients at home.
Wyoming cut $3 million from substance abuse, mental health and suicide prevention programs, and more than $16.5 million from related treatments.
As Wyoming leads nation’s suicide rate, lawmakers cut $2.1 million from prevention, add $8 million to university sports.
More than $13 million of cuts to mental health and substance abuse programs will have real effects.
Wyomingites should have the common goal to end the tragedy of suicide.