The future of mental health care
A report for ‘Altijd wat” (current affairs program) NCRV, January, 15 min.
In 2015, a new juvenile law will be adopted in the Netherlands. The local authorities will then become responsible for the execution and funding of youth welfare work. From 2015 onwards, this will also include the juvenile mental health care that used to be financed by the health insurance companies.
Angelique Bergsma in one of many parents who’s really worried about this development. What will this mean for her two children who both need mental health care?