Consumers and Family Members

Consumers and Family Members collaborate in the design and implementation of programs promoting wellness and intervene early in the onset of symptoms of mental illness. Consumer and family member-run or delivered programs are a key prevention and early intervention resource as are anti-stigma activities conducted by consumers and family members.

A Choice to Heal Documentary

“A Choice to Heal: Mental Health in California” recently aired on CBS stations in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Sacramento and Fresno.

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Save the Date Int’l Stigma Reduction Conference

CalMHSA is co-hosting with the World Psychiatric Association, the California Institute for Behavioral Health Solutions (CIBHS) and the California Behavioral Health Directors Association (CBHDA) the “Together Against Stigma International Conference” in February 17-20, 2015 in San Francisco, CA.

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