700 words no plagiarize, spell check, and check your grammar. Please use the references below. Be mindful of grammar, and apa FORMAT.
Research Paper Proposal
Based on your career interests, choose a topic relevant to human service policy from the list of topics found under the instructions for the Final Paper
Mental Health Parity: Mental health parity laws and regulations have been enacted at the state and federal level. This “hot” issue affects not only the mental health community, but also the welfare and traditional healthcare sectors.
For this week’s assignment, write a 700-word (2-page) paper, citing a minimum of two peer reviewed sources, which achieves the following:
- Summarize your chosen topic/policy issue(s).
- Define the issue(s) clearly and specifically.
- Describe what you already know about the issue(s).
- Explain why and to whom the topic is important.
APA 6th edition format is required for this assignment.
Herzberg, J. T. (2015). Foundations in human services
practice: A generalist perspective on individual, agency, and community. Upper
Saddle River, New Jersey: Pearson.
Chapter 4: Nonprofit Structure and Function
Chapter 6: Fundraising in Human Services
Mulvaney-Day, N., Gibbons, B. J., Alikhan, S., & Karakus, M. (2019). Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act and the Use of Outpatient Behavioral Health Services in the United States, 2005–2016. American Journal of Public Health, 109, S190–S196. https://doi-org.proxy-library.ashford.edu/10.2105/AJPH.2019.305023
Sen, B. P., Blackburn, J., Morrisey, M. A., Kilgore, M. L., Menachemi, N., Caldwell, C., & Becker, D. J. (2019). Impact of Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act on Costs and Utilization in Alabama’s Children’s Health Insurance Program. Academic Pediatrics, 19(1), 27–34. https://doi-org.proxy-library.ashford.edu/10.1016/…