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Access to Care for Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders Is a Challenge for Many in Massachusetts

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Access to Care for Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders Is a Challenge for Many in Massachusetts

This brief examines the health care experiences of adults 19 to 64 who sought care for mental health conditions and/or substance use disorders (MH/SUDs) in Massachusetts. The brief finds pervasive gaps in their access to health care overall, with the largest gaps reported for MH/SUDs care.