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Thurmond Introduces Pupil Health: Interventions Pilot Program Bill12-Mar-2015

AB 1025, as introduced, Thurmond. Pupil health: multitiered and integrated interventions pilot p..

Williams Introduces Bill to Expand Comprehensive Crisis Care Services for Youth25-Feb-2015

SACRAMENTO - Assemblymember Das Williams (D-Carpinteria) today introduced Assembly Bill 741, whi..

In many states behavioral health Medicaid carve outs are in jeopardy, but not in CA. Why is that so?11-Feb-2015

From the Desk of Rusty Selix It is difficult to go to a health policy forum and not hea..

Press Release: Golden Gate Bridge Suicide Barrier Now Possible Thanks to Proposition 63 Funding30-Jun-2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 26, 2014 Contact: Rhys Williams (916) 651-4006 Golde..

CMHDA Summary of Governor's Budget16-Jan-2014

CMHDA Memorandum summarizing the Governor's 2014-2015 January Budget Proposal (http://www.cmhda.org/..

Steinberg Statement on Governor's Proposed 2014-15 State Budget10-Jan-2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 9, 2014 Contact: Mark Hedlund (916) 651-4006 ..

CCCMHA Governor's Budget Analysis09-Jan-2014

On January 9th Governor Brown released his proposed 2014-15 state budget (http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?..

No more denials needed for ineligible Medicare HMO services- DMH Notice released!!!07-Jan-2014

As you know CCCMHA has been working with Leslie Preston from La Clinica, CMHDA and DHCS since J..

Response from CCCMHA on the Mental Health System14-Oct-2013

Click here to view Rusty's 09/26/13 letter to Senators Max Baucus and Orrin Hatch, U.S. Senate Finan..

Investment in Mental Health Wellness Act of 2013 Grant Program27-Aug-2013

The Investment in Mental Health Wellness Act of 2013 establishes a new grant program to disburse fun..

Senator Steinberg's Press Conference and Mental Health Proposal07-May-2013

A Call for State Action: Invest in Mental Health Services for Community Wellness (/LiteratureRetriev..

CCCMHA Legislative Position Letters17-Apr-2013

Assembly Bills AB 40 (/_literature_172645/2013_AB40) AB..

Congresswoman Matsui Introduces Excellence in Mental Health Act19-Mar-2013

Legislation Recognizing Behavioral Health’s Central Role in Community Health & Safety:..


Highly anticipated is the 33rd annual CMHACY conference May 8-10, 2013. California Mental health Adv..

CA Senator Steinberg's National/State Proposal on Mental Health Services21-Dec-2012

CA Senate President pro Tem and Prop 63 author Darrell Steinberg calls on U.S. Vice President Jo..

Proposition 30 Fact Sheet01-Nov-2012

Proposition 30 versus Proposition 38 - Why Mental health Interests support Proposition 30 an..

CCCMHA Supports Prop 3009-Oct-2012

Dear Fellow Mental Health Advocates, Proposition 30 on the November Ballot is best known as..

Frequently Asked Questions about MHSA/Prop 63 Implementation28-Aug-2012


Questions and Answers Regarding Prop 63 Implementation24-Aug-2012


The Two Tier Myth24-Aug-2012

Since we don’t have the funds now to give this care to everyone how can we justify having ..



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June 10-12, 2015
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