CALIFORNIA MENTAL HEALTH ROADMAP
KQED Public Broadcasting: Hope on the Street
CLICK HERE FOR ROADMAP
Please note: This site has
been retired from the KQED website but is so valuable it is being included
via the Wayback website which archives web pages. This roadmap is
one of the few websites that distinguishes between private health
insurance and public mental health services and how to access those
Looking for the right mental health services often begins by entering a
confusing maze of choices. This Roadmap provides practical information
that helps find services whether you have private health insurance or you
enter into the public health system, specifically, California's 59 County
mental health system.
This Roadmap also offers helpful tips for managing an
emergency or crisis situation, understanding mental illness and mental
wellness, and finding services and support for clients in need.
Some of the contact information may be incorrect but
the content is one of the most helpful in learning about mental health
services in California and how to access them.