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During a presentation Tuesday during the County Board meeting, Carmen Clementson, Kandiyohi County Family Services supervisor, shows a model of the different levels of care for individuals with mental illness. Gaps in the services could mean some clients are not getting the services they need. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange

Filling in the gaps in mental health care

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WILLMAR -- The continuum of care the state promised would be in place for adults with mental illness, after regional treatment centers closed, has some gaps in it and people are falling through.

"It makes for some interesting times," said Carmen Clementson, a supervisor with Kandiyohi County Family Services, during a Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners meeting Tuesday.

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Carolyn Lange
A reporter for more than 30 years, Carolyn Lange covers county government and regional news with the West Central Tribune.
(320) 894-9750
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