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Presentation Of The Therapeutic Inmate Management Unit Model At An International Conference

Presentation Of The Therapeutic Inmate Management Unit Model At An International Conference

Nature of Incident: Presentation of the Therapeutic Inmate Management Unit model at an International Conference Location: 2021 Crisis Intervention Training International Conference, Phoenix, AZ Date & Time: August 31, 2021 Unit(s) Responsible: Detention Services Division – Therapeutic Inmate Management Unit Narrative: In recognition of the need for advanced mental health services inside the custody setting, […]

Mass shootings and psychiatric drugs – the connection

Mass shootings and psychiatric drugs – the connection

  By Jon Rappoport I’ve been tracking the connection since 1999, when I wrote a long white paper, for the Truth Seeker Foundation, on school shootings and psychiatric drugs. The paper was titled: “Why Do They Do It? School shootings Across America.” The drugs aren’t the only causative factor, but they produce what I call the […]

American Freedom Alliance Tackles School Mass Shootings

American Freedom Alliance Tackles School Mass Shootings

By George Miller  There is a major conflict in our nation about how to prevent violence done with firearms. Some blame guns and want to greatly restrict, ban or even eliminate them and/or drastically weaken the U.S. Constitution’s Second Amendment. Others blame poor law enforcement, worse laws, psychotropic drugs, degradation of culture, media glorification of […]

Contact A Cop | Community-Based Crisis Intervention

Contact A Cop | Community-Based Crisis Intervention

  The mission of the Ventura County Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) program is to develop partnerships with mental health consumers and their family members, and other agencies and organizations. CIT officers will respond to individuals who are in crisis as a result of a mental disorder, and shall assess and assist those individuals in the most […]

Mental Health First Aid Classes Offered at Ventura Police Department, March 7 & 8, 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. Register Today.

Mental Health First Aid Classes Offered at Ventura Police Department, March 7 & 8, 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. Register Today.

Mental Health First Aid is a public education program that can help individuals across the community understand mental illnesses, support timely intervention and save lives. The two part 8-hour course, hosted by the Ventura Police Department and Ventura County Behavioral Health, will be held March 7 & 8 from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at […]

Walk with NAMI Ventura County in the 12th Annual NAMI Ventura County Walk

Walk with NAMI Ventura County in the 12th Annual NAMI Ventura County Walk

The Oxnard Multicultural Mental Health Coalition Latino Mental Health Survey

The Oxnard Multicultural Mental Health Coalition Latino Mental Health Survey

    By Armando Vazquez In Oxnard t we do not know where to turn to seek out help with our mental health issues. This is why the Oxnard multicultural Mental Health (OMMH) coalition is such a critical and unique community mental health movement and agent of change.  We are working together toward mental wellness. […]

The Oxnard Multicultural Mental Health (OMMH) Coalition is Established

The Oxnard Multicultural Mental Health (OMMH) Coalition is Established

Guest By Armando Vazquez I have had many battles with mental health and have waged them to exorcise the ghosts of a lifelong illness. Countless brothers and sisters in our community have had their struggles with mental illness, pharm too.  Almost to a person we express the same anger, capsule rage, viagra 60mg alienation, fear, […]

Newtown Report: Mother, School ‘Appeased’ Lanza

Newtown Report: Mother, School ‘Appeased’ Lanza

Sandy Hook mass shooter Adam Lanza showed signs of severe mental illness throughout his life, online but both his parents and educators repeatedly missed opportunities to address them, according to a new follow-up report published Friday by Connecticut’s Office of Child Advocate. Lanza killed 20 children, six adults, and himself at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, […]