CBHDA EMBRACES GROWING TRENDS IN BEHAVIORAL HEALTH
The County Behavioral Health Directors Association of California, building from last year’s successful Behavioral Health Policy Forum, is working diligently to deliver yet another exciting conference. This year’s Forum, scheduled December 17th and 18th at the Palace Hotel in San Francisco, CA, is already shaping up to be game-changing.
COUNTIES USE INNOVATION TO BUILD STRONGER MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES FOR YOUTH
With the hard work and dedication from San Francisco and Alameda Counties, just over $14 million will be used to create programs and increase vital services for their communities, with a strong focus on youth and young adults.
GOVERNOR JERRY BROWN SIGNS LEGISLATION AIMED AT OPIOID CRISIS
The County Behavioral Health Directors Association and California Counties have reason to celebrate with Governor Jerry Brown’s signing of AB 2861, a bill that received bipartisan support in both the Senate and the Assembly. This revolutionary piece of legislation, authored by Assemblyman Rudy Salas (D-Bakersfield), and co-sponsored by CBHDA, makes great strides in improving and increasing access to life-saving treatment.