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May 21, 2018 General Meeting

What You Need to Know About Sleep The Golden Bear Sleep & Mood Research Clinic from the University of California, Berkeley Sleep impacts both our mental and physical health. Come learn about: How and why we sleep How we can improve our sleep How researchers understand the connection between sleep and mental illness   SPEAKER: Caitlin Gasperetti is a doctoral student at the University of California, Berkeley, where...

FAMILY-TO-FAMILY EDUCATION

NEXT COURSE BEGINS SEPTEMBER 2018 A free, 12-session educational program for family, significant others and friends of people living with mental illness. Class Schedule Course Dates:      September 4 – November 20 2018 Time:                     7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.     Sign up now for the next class. Classes are limited to 24 people and registration is required. No charge to attend. Help others through your own...

DBT Workshops

Tuesday Adult DBT Skills group will resume May 1st and is accepting new clients. Call for more information about these groups 415-459-5206 Ongoing Groups Adult DBT Skills Tuesdays: 12:30 – 2:30pm Alicia SmartFridays: 10:00a - 12:00pm David Fish Teen DBT Skills Mondays: 4:30pm-6:00pm Julie MiknisWednesdays: 5:00pm-6:30pm Carolina Lorenza Laurie Margaritonda Parenting DBT Skills WorkshopComing soon!  ...

April 16, 2018 General Meeting

BRINGING HOARDING DISORDER OUT OF THE CLOSET Monday, April 16, 2018, 7:00 - 8:30 PM Severe hoarding often disrupts one’s ability to cook, sleep, groom, and stay within one’s budget. It may be difficult to escape the home in a fire or other emergency and increases the risk of being evicted. This interactive session will provide a better understanding of and compassion for those whose lives are impacted by Hoarding Disorder....

$2 billion to help house California’s homele...

Nearly two years after California lawmakers approved a $2-billion bond to help finance new housing for the state’s homeless, not a penny has been spent, and it’s unclear when any of the money will be available. The dollars are tied up in court as a Sacramento attorney challenges the state’s plan to pay off that debt with money California voters approved in 2004 for mental health services. The funding, the...