CHILDREN'S MENTAL HEALTH
FULL CONSORTIUM MEETINGS:
CCCMHC meetings are generally held on the first Friday of every month from 10:00am to 12:00pm.
Workgroups are comprised of professionals and community members who focus on specific topics and projects within CCCMHC. See descriptions of each Workgroup below.
Meeting schedules for the full Consortium and Workgroup meetings are subject to change on a monthly basis. Information about past and upcoming meetings as well as copies of all CCCMHC reports can be found on the Division of Child & Family Services website.
EARLY INTERVENTION & CRISIS INTERVENTION
Chair: Jennifer Bevacqua, Nevada Youth Care Providers Association
This workgroup reviews the needs and strategies for effective mental health crisis intervention, including:
Updates on Mobile Crisis.
System of Care Grant.
New initiatives for the Clark County School District.
INFRASTRUCTURE & COORDINATION
Chair: Karen Taycher, Nevada Parents Encouraging Parents
This workgroup reviews the work plans and priorities for the Clark County Children's Mental Health Consortium, including:
Legislative Issues impacting the children's mental health system of care.
Nevada'a System of Care Expansion and Susustainability Cooperative Agreement.
Dissemination of the CCCMHC Service Priorities.
Clark County School District Mental Health Transition Team.
PUBLIC AWARNESS & BEHAVIORAL WELLNESS
Chair: Amanda Haboush-Deloye, Nevada Institute for Children's Research & Policy
This workgroup is responsible for planning and carrying out activities associated with Children's Mental Health Awareness Day. Throughout the year, this workgroup also reviews new information and works on the following projects:
Comprehensive Local Teen Suicide Prevention Plan
Public Awareness Campaign
Office of Suicide Prevention's Means Reduction Initiative
Meetings are generally held on the 3rd Tuesday of every month from 4:00 to 5:00pm.