2016 Local MH Boards/Commissions Statewide Training Responsibility and Reality: How Does A Mental Health Board Exercise Its Authority?
Held: Saturday, April 2, 2016, 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
The authority of a local mental health board was described in the
Welfare and Institutions Code Section 5604.2. The description was
very general and it was up to each local mental health board to
figure out how to meet the described responsibilities in
partnership with their local mental health department. In this
workshop, we discussed the responsibilities of the local mental
health board and worked together to develop and discuss methods
of meeting those responsibilities.
Learn and interpret the seven responsibilities of any local
mental health board.
Establish and develop ideas for how to meet the seven
Learn the components of an action plan tailored to the needs
of a local mental health board.
See below to download the materials from this training.