Tag Archives: mental health services

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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Laurie finds new coping strategies that change her mental health outlook

For many years, Laurie has been a high user of acute mental health services, including three visits to locked acute care in both 2009 and 2010. Since moving to Wheelock Residential Care in July of 2010, this has changed significantly for Laurie and she has had zero moves to a higher level of care. Along [...]

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Trying to survive after incarceration

BROUGHT TO YOU BY PROP 63   BEFORE:  Every Tuesday morning an average of thirty parolees, some having served more than 25 years in prison, are released to our community. Every Tuesday at 9:30 a.m. a panel called PACT (Parole Action Community Team) composed of community based organizations (CBOs) and faith based organizations (FBOs) who [...]

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Proposition 63 Makes Up for Cuts in Mental Health Spending Helping Stop Homelessness

Turning Point has offered a path to mental health since 1976. Prop 63 has made a significant difference in meeting the needs of Turning Point’s mental health clients. Community mental health providers are on the front lines of the state’s mental health delivery system, so we see firsthand how decades of fiscal neglect have made [...]

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