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Mental Health and Addiction ParityTraining- November 5, 2014! 


Hosted by:

Please join us on:

Wednesday, November 5th
8:30- 11:00 am
Offices of Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo P.C.
One Financial Center
Boston, MA 02110


With brand new federal regulations and state enforcement mechanisms now in effect, Mental Health and Substance Use Parity is a hot topic. The federal and state Parity laws provide broad protections for consumers against discrimination in health insurance coverage for mental health and substance use services. Come hear from and compare notes with experts on how to use these measures in practice.    


8:30 - 9:00 a.m.    Registration & Networking
*A light complimentary breakfast will be provided  
9:00 - 11:00 a.m.  Program 
Topics to be discussed:

-Overview of State & Federal Parity Laws 

-Challenging potential Parity Violations: Advocacy Tips

-State and Federal Governmental Enforcement


Laura Goodman
Staff Attorney and Director of Mental Health and Addiction Parity Initiative
Health Law Advocates 
Sarah Burns
Rosenfeld Rafik & Sullivan P.C.
Shannon Choy- Seymour
Assistant Attorney General
Health Care Division
Massachusetts Attorney General’s Office


To RSVP, or if you have questions about the program

please contact Samantha Roy at:

617-275-2881 or

Please share this invitation with any of your colleagues who may be interested in joining us!

*HLA's Pro Bono Legal Network is supported by grants from
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation
Proskauer Rose LLP