Local Mental/Behavioral Health Boards and Commissions Central Valley Training

Training Description

“Behavioral Health Boards and Commissions 101″ offered on Saturday, morning, 10:00 am-noon. This training provided 2 hours of discussion about the roles and responsibilities of mental/behavioral health board members. Board members learned about the requirements for Ethics Training and about how to participate in a meeting that conformed to the requirements of the Brown Act.

A training on “Advocacy for Issues” was presented in the afternoon, from 1:00-3:00 pm. Board members learned how to encourage consumer participation and how to focus on a particular issue of interest in the public arena. Board members came prepared with their questions about board membership and were ready for a great discussion. Lunch was 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

Training Location
Lake Natoma Inn
702 Gold Lake Drive
Folsom, CA 95630

If you have any questions regarding the training content, please contact Shoshana Zatz at