Debra Fine had the opportunity to raise awareness regarding the cost of being a victim on Huffington Post Live. Along with Dr. Irv Danesh, she was also able to point out the need for increased accessibility to mental health care.
On this segment of Huffington Post Live, several victims shared the cost of being a crime victim as well as their experience in the moment.
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On the video note:
Debra Fine on mental health awareness issues: 21:29
Debra Fine intro and discussion of the cost of being a crime victim: 00:44
“It IS a public health issue!”says Dr. Irv Danesh: 31.44
“It is very difficult to get a mental health bed”
HuffPost Live launched on August 13, 2012. On January 8, 2016, Arianna Huffington announced that HuffPost Live would be scaled back to reorganize the Huffington Post’s video strategy toward more shareable online content. New live content ended on March 28, 2016.
To hear more of Debra Fine’s story on the Santa Monica College shooting, see her article on LeanIn.org inspiration section.