December 17 - 18

palace hotel, san francisco

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Provocative and New: What we will be discussing and planning for 2019.

The 2018 Policy Forum is shaping up to be a gamechanger of a conference. Topics like homelessness, harm reduction, immigrant mental health and much more will be included in the discussion this year. Take a look below for more information about the event.


Register Here

Coming off last year’s successful Behavioral Health Policy Forum, we are ready to deliver yet another! Join us in San Francisco on December 16th - 18th for what is sure to be an inspiring and game-changing conference full of dynamic and fresh discussions by experts in the field.

 Maya Enista Smith: Executive Director, Born This Way Foundation

Maya Enista Smith: Executive Director, Born This Way Foundation

Lady GaGa’s Foundation to Partner with CBHDA

The County Behavioral Health Directors are thrilled to announce that Maya Smith, Executive Director of Lady Gaga’s Born This Way Foundation (BTWF) will be participating at this year’s Behavioral Health Policy Forum. CBHDA and BTWF will develop a transformative panel discussion where youth can lead a conversation on what they are experts in: their own mental health.

Sponsorship Opportunities Available

We invite you to participate as a sponsor at our 2018 Behavioral Health Policy Forum at the Palace Hotel, December 16-18th in San Francisco. The conference will consist of informational workshops and breakout sessions. The audience for the conference is current Behavioral Health Directors, county consumers, tech industry, elected officials, policy staff, and statewide behavioral health leaders.