Tag Archives: Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health

Happy “May is Mental Health Month” Everyone!

We have had the honor of meeting and working with some of the most talented and brilliant minds in medicine, science, entertainment, therapy and simply inspirational stories over the last 3 years of doing our Radio Show. The candid and emotional stories of our guests continue to inspire us! Some of them from top actors, [...]

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Los Angeles County: Helping teen moms find their way

By Dr. Marv Southard Los Angeles Department of Mental Health   Two-year old Brandon wasn’t born when voters passed the Mental Health Services Act (MHSA) in 2004.  But it was young people like Brandon that State Senator Darrell Steinberg had in mind when he spearheaded the groundbreaking initiative known as Proposition 63. On Wednesday Senator [...]

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Hats off to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Marina del Rey station and the Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health for sharing information about the challenges regarding the community’s homeless mentally ill.

The information was presented at a September 21st meeting to the Marina Affairs Committee, one of the committees of the LAX Coastal Area Chamber of Commerce. Important insight was given into what biases may be brought to situations involving this population and best practice approaches to use. Read more at: http://www.argonautnewspaper.com/articles/2011/10/04/news_-_features/marina_del_rey/m2.txt

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