National Hispanic-Latino Heritage Month, which takes place from September 15 to October 15, celebrates the cultures and achievements of Hispanic-Latino American communities in the United States. For the Department of Mental...Read More
Author: LACDMH Blog
Individuals and families who are interested in participating in Section 8 housing program will...Read More
Suicide Prevention PSA English from Los Angeles County Newsroom on Vimeo.by H. Chung So, Public Information Officer Launched in 2010 to meet the growing need for suicide prevention and crisis intervention resources, the Los...Read More
Earlier this month, we partnered with L.A. Dodgers to invite our mental health promoters for a special event to thank them for their outreach and educational work throughout L.A. County, especially in historically underserved...Read More
by Johnathan Maravillas, Community Member Through food, we are exposed to the culinary artists’ culture and way of life. Similarly, to cooking competitions like Master Chef and the Great British Bake Off, I joined a...Read More
About The Director
Lisa Wong, Psy.D., is the Director of the Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health (LACDMH) as of February 28, 2023, after serving as Interim Director since July 2022. Prior to this role, Dr. Wong was LACDMH’s Senior Deputy Director overseeing the Department’s clinical programs and community-based services over a broad range of settings throughout Los Angeles County.