Meetings & Training
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. Note separate agenda and registration for LA SAAC Co-Chairs.
Statewide: For the April All-State Meeting/Training/Capitol Day, chairs and designated leadership are encouraged to attend.
Expenses: There is no fee to register for 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.
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
Best Practices 2019 (on-line)
Best Practices 2019 (for print)
Manual for Local Boards (2016) (CIBHS)
Duties (Check Your Understanding) (15 Minutes)
Ethics Training (2-Hours)
Mental Health Services Act (MHSA): Role of MHB (15 Minutes)
Mental Health Services Act (MHSA): Fiscal (15 Minutes)
MHSA CPP: Community Program Planning (Forward to 16:06 through 25:40.) Access CA, a program of NorCal MHA
Mental Health Board Training, CALBHB/C 2019