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Action Alert: Short Survey on the LPS Act

October 16, 2019

We hope you will give a few minutes of your time to help us protect our families and communities impacted by mental illness in California.  The issue: An investigation of the Lanterman-Petris-Short (LPS) Act, which provides the guidelines for handling involuntary civil commitment of individuals with a mental illness in California. The LPS Act was more »

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5 Things You Can Do For World Mental Health Day (or Any Day)

October 10, 2019

1 in 5 U.S. adults experience mental illness each year. Here are 5 things you can do today to make a difference. Check in on someone you know who has struggled with mental health in the past. Reaching out to ask how someone is doing can be a small act with big impact. Educate yourself more »

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Mental Illness Awareness Week 2019: 7 Principles, 7 Ways to Make A Difference

October 6, 2019

Before we begin our support groups for individuals and families impacted by mental health conditions, we read several principles of support. For Mental Illness Awareness Week (Oct. 6-12, 2019), will use some of these principles as a bridge to open up more of a dialogue on the subject of mental health, and to share actions more »

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