STATE OF MINNESOTA SECOND MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-FIFTH SESSION
MENTAL HEALTH DIVISION
Representative Neva Walker, Chair of the Committee, called the meeting to order at 10:03 A.M. on Friday, January 26, 2007, in Room 200 of the State Office Building.
The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.
OTREMBA, Mary Ellen
A quorum was present.
Rep. Greiling moved that the minutes of January 26, 2007 be adopted. MOTION PREVAILED.
Overview of mental health delivery systems:
Department of Human Services:
Wes Kooistra, Assistant Commissioner for Chemical and Mental Health
Dr. Glenace Edwall, Director, Children's Mental Health
Sharon Autio, Director, Mental Health Division
Gail Dorfman, Hennepin County Commissioner
Peg Hedland, Human Services Director, Yellow Medicine County
Dr. Mark Kuppe, Chair, Public Policy Committee, Minnesota Association of Community Mental Health Programs
Advocates and Consumers:
Kris Flaten, Advocate and past Chair, Mental Health Advisory Council
Catherine Roach, NAMI
Carolie Collins, NAMI
The meeting was adjourned at 11:45 A.M.
Rep. Neva Walker, CHAIR
Committee Legislative Assistant