Meetings & Training
Bay Area Regional Meeting/Training
Saturday, April 18 - Oakland
Southern/LA Regional Meeting/Training
Saturday, June 20 - Riverside
Regional: All members of local mental/behavioral health boards and commissions are welcome to attend regional meetings and trainings. Additionally, the staff liaisons who support the local boards/commissions are welcome and encouraged to attend!
Los Angeles: In addition to Los Angeles' Mental Health Commission, the Co-Chairs of the Service Area Advisory Committees are welcome to attend the Friday meeting/training in the Los Angeles/Southern area.
Expenses: There is no fee to register for regional meetings/trainings. CALBHB/C covers travel expenses for one member per local mental/behavioral health board/commission in the region, but more are welcome! Expense Reimbursement Policy. Additional members can be reimbursed in the case of boards/commissions with CALBHB/C Governing Board Members.
Teleconference Recording & Materials: www.calbhbc.org/seniors
Older Adults - Increasing mental/behavioral health
access and engagement.
February 21, 11:30am
Kathryn G. Kietzman, PhD, MSW, Research Scientist, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health - Dr. Kietzman is a co-principal investigator of a project assessing the progress made by California's Mental Health Services Act in implementing a system of care for older adults with serious mental illness.
Theresa Comstock, Executive Director, CA Association of Local Behavioral Health Boards & Commissions (CALBHB/C)
Participants will receive connection (computer, phone, smart-phone) information after registration.
BAY AREA: (13 jurisdictions) Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Monterey, Napa, San Benito, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Solano, Sonoma, and City of Berkeley
CENTRAL: (20 Counties) Alpine, Amador, Calaveras, El Dorado, Fresno, Inyo, Kings, Madera, Mariposa, Merced, Mono, Placer, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Stanislaus, Sutter-Yuba (Joint Powers), Tulare, Tuolumne, and Yolo
SOUTHERN: (10 jurisdictions) Imperial, Kern, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Ventura, and Tri-City (Pomona, Claremont, La Verne)
SUPERIOR: (16 Counties) Butte, Colusa, Del Norte, Glenn, Humboldt, Lake, Lassen, Mendocino, Modoc, Nevada, Plumas, Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou, Tehama and Trinity
LOS ANGELES: County of Los Angeles
See: Training Page