ANGUISH TO ADVOCACY: THE FOUNDING OF MENTAL HEALTH HOOKUP
Speaker: Barbara Wilson, LCSW
When: 9 September 2015, 7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Where: Wilson Auditorium, Pacific Clinics Training Institute
2471 East Walnut Street, Pasadena CA 91105
Near Corner of North Altadena Drive
As a parent, Barbara Wilson knows what it is like to have a child living with mental illness. As a psychiatric social worker, she knows about the difficulties in working with an inadequate mental health system. After 25 years with the Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health, Wilson went on to found Mental Health Hookup, with a mission “to assist families with members who have mental illness in their quest for locating appropriate resources to develop programs for their loved ones.” People living with symptoms are encouraged to attend!