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Updated: September 22, 2021 @ 10:52 pm
Michelle Kemp had a hard time finding a bed in a mental health facility for her daughter Sofi when the girl was suicidal. She ended up taking her to Greeley in the middle of the night to get care. Kemp drove nearly 1,000 miles back and forth to the hospital in a week.
Despite 300 annual days of sun, a booming economy and an unparalleled reputation for physical fitness, Colorado’s residents rank among the most mentally ill people in the country.
Here are steps experts say could help reduce barriers to care for those with mental illnesses: