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Below you will find a listing of all Newsroom posts.

Oct 16, 2018
The meeting in Los Angeles brought together those interested in helping shape the Commission’s vision and goals.
Sep 17, 2018
This meeting was part of the Commission’s Schools and Mental Health Project’s outreach and engagement strategy with California’s diverse communities.
Sep 06, 2018
At parent meetings at two elementary schools in San Diego, parents spoke passionately about the mental health needs of their children and what schools can do to help.
Sep 04, 2018
The Early Psychosis Intervention Plus (EPI Plus) Program is intended to help improve the lives of Californians with mental health needs before those needs escalate and become severe or disabling.
Sep 04, 2018
The Fellowship Program seeks to expand opportunities for consumers and practitioners to inform the work of the Commission and public policy, while creating professional opportunities for consumers and practitioners to be exposed to the policy process and the work of the Commission.
Jun 25, 2018
Kelechi Ubozoh is an accomplished journalist, poet and singer, but the voice she most wants people to hear is the voice she uses to help keep people alive.
Jun 20, 2018
Learn about the MHSA's primary purpose for Innovation Projects!
Jun 04, 2018
The College Student Mental Health project stories, which ran over two days in early February in 11 Southern California News Group (SCNG) papers, is a comprehensive report with up-close-and-personal storytelling from those open to discussing this important issue. Reporting for this project was supported by a grant from the California Mental Health Services Oversight and Accountability Commission.
May 25, 2018
Transition Age Youth Takes Seat at MHSOAC State Commission Meeting
May 22, 2018
Article by Elizabeth Pieper, MHSOAC Intern - Our Shared Humanity Beyond Mental Illness; Elyn Saks Speaks at MHSOAC Meeting in Anaheim on April 26, 2018.
Apr 27, 2018
Emotions ran high Thursday following heartrending testimonials from several individuals who described living with, and overcoming, severe mental illness challenges.
Apr 26, 2018
Second Round of SB 82 Triage Grants 2018 Here
Apr 24, 2018
Mental Health Services Oversight and Accountability Commission Executive Director Toby Ewing, on Tuesday, April 17, testified at the Joint Legislative Audit Committee and the Senate Select Committee on Mental Health.
Dec 11, 2017
Read the Criminal Justice and Mental Health Report for December 11, 2017
Jun 29, 2017
Senate Health Committee Passes AB 1315 to Expand Early Intervention Programs
Dec 12, 2016
Stanford Medicine's 1:2:1 Podcast with Paul Costello on The State of Mental Health Services in California, featuring OAC Chair Victor Carrion, M.D. and Executive Director Toby Ewing
Aug 25, 2016
Mar 29, 2016
Part 1 - Radio interview with Jennifer Whitney, Fresno County MHSA Coordinator Karen Markland, Dr. Xong and a consumer.
Mar 29, 2016
Part 2 - Radio interview with Jennifer Whitney, Fresno County MHSA Coordinator Karen Markland, Dr. Xong and a consumer.