Local Behavioral Health Boards and Commissions Southern Region Training and Meetings
Held: January 19-20, 2018
Members of County Local Behavioral Health Boards and Commissions in the Southern Region attended a training sponsored by CIBHS, as well as meetings of the CA Mental Health Planning Council (CMHPC) and the California Association of Local Behavioral Health Boards and Commissions (CALBHBC) on Friday and Saturday, January 19-20, 2018 in San Diego. The overall objective of these events was to enhance the capacity of LBHBC members to perform their primary functions of reviewing and evaluating their county’s behavioral health programs and services, make recommendations on improvements needed, and increase statewide and regional access to education and training.
Local board/commission members were invited to attend one or both days. The CA Mental Health Planning Council (CAMHPC) General Session takes place on Friday morning, January 19. The CALBHB/C meeting began on Friday afternoon with a meeting and speakers regarding mental/behavioral health issues and successes. Basic Behavioral Health Boards and Commissions and additional training were offered on Saturday, January 20.