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COUNTIES LEADING THE WAY FOR SUICIDE PREVENTION

This September 10th, the County Behavioral Health Directors Association observes National Suicide Prevention Awareness Day. As we remember those who have died by suicide, CBHDA joins the growing community of survivors, advocates and impacted families who are working tirelessly to build the awareness that suicide is preventable and to recognize the critical role of California counties in providing the mental health and substance use disorder services that help to save lives.

 
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COUNTIES INNOVATE FOR BEHAVIORAL HEALTH

Butte and Alameda Counties discussed their plans to develop two Innovation Projects that establish strong collaborations and work to create new services for those in rural areas at the Mental Health Services Oversight and Accountability Commission (MHSOAC) meeting April 25th, 2019.

 
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SB 428 AIMS TO TACKLE CALIFORNIA’S GROWING YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH CRISIS

Today, a coalition of organizations including the California Council of Behavioral Health Associations (CBHA), County Behavioral Health Directors Association (CBHDA), Born this Way Foundation, and Children Now, issued statements supporting SB 428.