Linda Rosenberg, MSW

Former President and CEO, National Council for Behavioral Health

Linda Rosenberg is the former president and CEO of the National Council for Behavioral Health. Under her leadership, the National Council has become the nation’s largest mental health and addiction education and advocacy association with more than 3,000 government and not-for-profit member organizations serving 10 million Americans.

Prior to joining the National Council, Linda was New York State’s Senior Deputy Commission for Mental Health where she opened New York’s first Mental Health Court; implemented New York’s assisted outpatient program, Kendra’s Law; designed services and housing for the homeless; and developed and operated a Home and Community Waiver Programs for children with serious emotional disturbance and their families.

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