Author: Dr. Matthew Wong, a Clinical Psychologist in South Lake Tahoe, CA. “Dr. Matt specializes in therapy, assessment, and consultation. He helps children, adolescents, adults and families”
Sometimes there are topics in our lives and in our community that feel so big and difficult to solve that we throw our hands up because they feel hopeless to change. Hopelessness is an interesting topic to us mental health folks. This feeling is usually a reflection of how other people feel both Read More
Board & Cares for our community
A friend of mine in El Dorado County has experienced positive support and a safe living Board & Care environment for her daughter for over 20 years. Sadly, this Board & Care is now being dissolved as the leadership is retiring. Where does one turn?
One would hope picking up the phone and contacting the public guardian’s office within our county would at minimum provide some guiding information. One would also hope such Read More
WHAT: A free seminar and Q&A for caregivers, family members of loved ones with mental illness and/or for those living with a mental health condition. Bring your questions! There is no cost to participate.
Hillary Hansen, JD, will provide an overview of the mental health system and how legal advocacy can remove barriers to accessing treatment and supports. Hillary Hansen is a Staff Attorney at Legal Services of Northern California, a non-profit law firm that provides free legal services to Read More
Check out the incredible line up of free classes: WinterQuarter2019 Final version (2018-12-17) in South Lake Tahoe sponsored by FKCE (Foster & Kinship Care Education)
RSVP to Kay H at: firstname.lastname@example.orgRead More
Registration is now open for NAMI Family-to-Family education program in El Dorado Hills. This is a program for those caring for adults living with mental illness.
Schizophrenia, Schizoaffective, ADHD, Anxiety, Bipolar, Psychosis NOS, Major Depression, Co-occurring Brain and Addictive Disorders, Borderline Personality Disorder, Panic Disorder, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), and Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
WHAT: A free 12 session class for caregivers, family members, and friendsof loved ones with mental illness. Learn how to support individuals with serious mental Read More