To overview and monitor the local Mental Health & Substance Abuse system. To Advocate for persons with serious mental illness. To provide advice to the governing body (Board of Supervisors) and the local Mental Health & Substance Abuse Director.
Review and evaluate the community's mental health needs, services, facilities, and special problems. Review any County agreement entered pursuant to Section 5650. Review and approve the procedures used to ensure citizen and professional involvement at all stages of the planning process. Submit an Annual Report to the governing body on the needs and performance of the County Mental Health system. Review and make recommendations on applications for the appointment of a local Mental Health Director. Review and comment on the County's performance outcome data & communicate its finding to the State Mental Health Commission. Other duties as transferred by the governing body.
Behavioral Health Board welcomes your participation or comments for the improvement of mental health and substance abuse services delivery.
|Michael Corsaro||Sr. Vice-Chairperson|
|Nancy Chastain||Board Member|
|Cary Martin||Board Member|
|Frances Hernandez||Board Member|
|Tosh Saruwatari||Board Member|
|Karen Ivy||Board Member|
|Lori Hansen||Board Member|
|Ingrid Oliver||Board Member|
|Daphne Shaw||Board Member|
|Tasso Kandris||Board Member|
|Vaunita Duval||Board Member|
|Mudalodu Vasudevan||Board Member|
|Jeff Giampetro||Board Member|