“Behavioral Health Boards and Commissions 101″ will be offered on Saturday, morning, 10:00 am-noon. This training will provide 2 hours of discussion about the roles and responsibilities of mental/behavioral health board members. Board members will learn about the requirements for Ethics Training and about how to participate in a meeting that conforms to the requirements of the Brown Act.
A training on “Advocacy for Issues” will be presented in the afternoon, from 1:00-3:00 pm. Board members will learn how to encourage consumer participation and how to focus on a particular issue of interest in the public arena. Board members should come prepared with their questions about board membership and be ready for a great discussion. Lunch will be provided.
Who Should Participate
Local behavioral health board/commission members from the region.
CENTRAL REGION: (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
Date and Time
Saturday, October 20th, 2018
Registration 9:30 am
Training 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
*coffee and lunch will be provided
Lake Natoma Inn
702 Gold Lake Drive
Folsom, CA 95630
*CIBHS will reimburse travel expenses for one member per local mental/behavioral health board/commission in the region, but more are welcome to attend. Please contact Gerilyn Walcott at email@example.com to let us know who will be participating from your local Board or Commission.
If you need overnight accommodations, please contact Gerilyn Walcott at CIBHS at firstname.lastname@example.org Friday, September 28th and we will coordinate that reservation for you.
For more Information
Questions regarding registration, please contact Gerilyn Walcott at email@example.com.
If you have any questions regarding the training content, please contact Shoshana Zatz at firstname.lastname@example.org.