African - American 2017 Conference Presentations

African - American 2017 Conference Presentations

Championing the Cause of Black Veterans: Services and Support

A Two Way Street: Integrating Faith and Mental Health

Father Involvement is a Game-Changer

Transforming the Foster Care System: Multi Systemic Approach

Law Enforcement & Mental Partnerships

NAMI Family Education: A Community Based Model for Individual and Collective Wellness in the African-American Family

Building Hope and Resiliency Through Permanent Supportive Housing: How to Access Permanent Supportive Housing

Empowering Black Immigrants- an Innovative Approach in developing Community Leaders and Mobilizing the African and Caribbean Diaspora

Soul Food – Recipes for Mental Health Promotion with African American Older Adults

tHAIRapy: Black Hair & Psychotherapy

Mental Health Program/Services

Find the LA County Department of Mental Health services, programs and facilities serving your area.

Service Planning Area Map
Service Planning
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Related Information

If you need immediate assistance contact Access Center 24/7 Helpline at

Access Center 24/7 Helpline 1-800-854-7771


"Helpful Support Resources"

Suicide Prevention Lifeline
(800) 273-8255

Adult Protective Services
Mandated Reporter Hotline
(888) 202-4248

LAC Elder Abuse Hotline
(877) 477-3646

Warm Line
Available 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. daily
English:  (855) 952-9276
Spanish:  (888) 448-4055


  Outpatient Services Administrative Team
District Chief Martin Jones, LCSW
(213) 639-6002
Program Head Carol Sagusti, LCSW
(213) 738-2322
MHC Program Manager I Kathryn L. Crain, LCSW
(213) 639-6002
Supervisor Ann-Marie Murphy,
213 738-2336
Program Liaisons

Lydia Vera
(213) 738-2329

Angela Guzman
(213) 738-2131

FSP Coordinator

Nicole Beaubien, LCSW
(213) 738-2327

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Exercise for Older Adults Manual


Exercise for Older Adults Manual