NOTE: The meeting this month will not be on the third Monday, because of the President’s Day Holiday.
Next Monday, Mr. Malik Tate,LCSW, Mental Health Clinical Supervisor of the Assisted Outpatient Treatment Program known as “Laura’s Law will be presenting on the implementation of Laura’s Law. Laura’s Law is a California state law that allows for court-ordered assisted outpatient treatment. To qualify for the program, the person must have a serious mental illness plus a recent history of psychiatric hospitalizations, jailings or acts, threats or attempts of serious violent behavior towards [self] or others. Recent experience with this treatment has shown that the court is usually able to obtain voluntary participation in the treatment. Please come and learn about this program which has been recently approved in Los Angeles County.
The Caring and Sharing Support Group will start at 6 PM in the Library and the Speaker Meeting at 7:30 PM in Fellowship Hall at the First Lutheran Church 2900 Carson in Torrance.