There has long been a need for a program that would provide an orientation for people who find themselves having to interact with the mental health field. People trying to navigate the mental health system trying to get help for their loved ones has been frequently state they don’t know where to start. A coalition of groups has come together and is producing a program that will address exactly that problem.
The partnership between these four organizations are here to be the doorway to the maze of mental health management and advocacy. Some of the topics covered include:
With increasing challenges in serving complex populations with multiple disorders, the Behaviorval Health Services is a response to the growing desire to have improved client outcomes through a systems approach that emphasizes "any door is the right door".Learn More Here
The Family Justice Center (the Center) is a warm and welcoming one-stop Center for people affected by domestic violence, sexual assault, elder abuse, child abuse, and human trafficking. By locating many service providers in one place, the Center helps people in crisis to find hope, safety, and healing through a single door.Learn More Here
Located on the Contra Costa County Regional Medical Center campus, the George & Cynthia Miller Wellness Center offers integrated behavioral and physical health care for adults and children. Primary care, short-notice/same-day appointments, Family Medicine, Pediatrics, Adult Medicine, Behavioral Health and Groups are provided.Learn More Here
NAMI Contra Costa (National Alliance on Mental Illness) is here to educate, support, and give hope to people who are impacted by mental illnesses, be they family members, friends, or people with mental illness. They have been providing groups and resourses since 1978 when a group of families met to find ways to improve the lives of their mentally ill loved ones..Learn More Here