2022 California Council of Community Behavioral Health Agencies (CBHA) Conference

Parachute NYC: A New Approach for Individuals Experiencing Psychiatric Crises

Think back to the last time you had a really bad day. One that even now you shudder to recall—a day characterized, perhaps, by heartache, or disappointment, or loss. Or even physical pain. A day you were glad to get to the end of, which left a mark on you somehow, and which you hope never to...

On the Shoulders of Giants: The Path to Building Supportive Housing

It was the summer of 1979, July 5th to be exact, the first day of my internship at Community Access. My job was to help run a pair of tenement buildings with 44 apartments that provided cheap homes to poor families and single men and women who had been recently discharged from state psychiatric...