Mental Health Commission Resources

California Association of Local Behavioral Health Boards & Commissions

One Degree Los Angeles Flyer

Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act (MHPAEA)

Campus Mental Health - Know Your Rights
      --a guide for students who want to seek help for mental illness or emotional distress

Official California Legislative Information

California Law

California State Association of Counties: The primary purpose of CSAC is to represent county government before the California Legislature, administrative agencies and the federal government. CSAC places a strong emphasis on educating the public about the value and need for county programs and services.

Little Hoover Commission: Dedicated to promoting economy an efficiency in California state government.

NAMI is a nonprofit, grassroots, self-help, support and advocacy organization of consumers, families, and friends of people with severe mental illnesses, such as schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder, bipolar disorder, major depressive disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, panic and other severe anxiety disorders, autism and pervasive developmental disorders, attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder, and other severe and persistent mental illnesses that affect the brain.

Mental Health Recovery by Mary Ellen Copeland.

National Mental Health Association of Greater Los Angeles has a new web site that provides a comprehensive set of services and information to mental health providers, consumers, and families. Web site address is

Related Information

Mental Health Services Act (MHSA)

Prevention & Early Intervention
Phone: (213) 251-6712
Fax: (213) 252-8749

Contact Mental Health Commission
We are located at: 550 South Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90020

Commission Contacts
Executive Assistant
Commission Staff
     Canetana Hurd, MBA