Clinton is making her case for a major mental health initiative from the federal level, citing major mental health treatment disparities. (Photo: iStock)

A new study bolsters Hillary Clinton’s case that the country is in need of a major overhaul on mental health.

The study, published in JAMA Internal Medicine, finds that the majority of Americans who screen positive for depression do not receive any treatment of the condition. That is despite the fact that most people who do receive psychiatric treatment are not clinically depressed.

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