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Kaiser Permanente Community Benefit Partner Reception


Some of the California Institute of Neuroscience team at the Go Red for Women Luncheon Fundraiser event hosted by American Heart Association. Event was co-chaired by one of our incredible physicians, Dr. Asif Taqi who has helped raise awareness for heart health. Thanks to Dr. Mortazavi for arranging for the team to attend this wonderful event that raised over $200,000.


Woman of the Year 2016 Unsung Heroines

It is a great honor to be recognized as a Woman of the Year 2016 by the honorable Congresswoman Grace Napolitano. Thank you for this prestigious award. Also, extending my gratitude to Senator Dr. Ed Hernandez for the recognition.



Supporting Glendale Mayor Ara Najarian for re-election











Community Holiday Reception hosted by Senator Dr. Ed Hernandez


With Reyna Del Haro, Director of Public Affairs and Brand Communications from Kaiser Permanente


With Senator Dr. Ed Hernandez


With Honorable Mike Eng











12th Annual Domestic Violence Campaign Press Release with congresswoman Judy Chu and congresswoman Grace Napolitano.


Congresswoman Judy Chu


With Dr. Elisa Jimenez and Counselmemeber Cruz Baca











Veterans Service Award Ceremony. Thank you to Senator Ed Hernandez for this prestigious award to our clinical team.


Strategic Collaborations for Reaching Underserved Victims of Crime. At the CalVCP Southern California Regional Conference at UCLA. Conference Agenda: Breaking down barriers to accessing CALVCP Benefits, building collaboration and partnerships with providers of victim services, reaching underserved victims, making the criminal justice system accessible to underserved victims, and innovative strategies for reaching marginalized victim population. California Mental Health Connection happy to be part of the conference.

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Very honored and humbled to be recognized and awarded a certificate of recognition, one after another. Thank you, honorable Congresswoman, Grace Napolitano for this incredible recognition.

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Thank you to the wonderful mayor of the city of Baldwin Park for being so supportive in promoting mental health services to the community. At the Baldwin Park city fair, introducing mental health services offered at California Mental Health Connection. Come check out the fair and say Hi.











Veterans event in El Monte. With El Monte mayor, Mr. Andre Quintero, LA Board of Supervisor Hilda Solis, and Congresswoman Grace Napolitano.


With Supervisor Hilda Solis












At the Mental Health Consortium Meeting with Congresswoman Grace Napolitano. Presenting the second mental health video as well as the research conducted at California Mental Health Connection to reduce and treat mental health with 3 prevention models.










I am extending my sincere gratitude to the city of Baldwin Park Mayor, Mr. Manuel Lozano and Council Members for this special recognition received for our continues support to the community in providing mental health services to those who really need it. In particular, I would like to thank the Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Shannon Yauchzee and Recreation & Community Services Director, Mr. Manuel Carrillo for arranging the recognitions for us and launching the Mental Health Video Series to be aired on Baldwin Park Public Channel. This is quite an honor for us and it sparks a new drive in us to continue promoting mental health, raising awareness, and helping even more people in our community to live a healthy life by having a balanced mental health.










At the Southern California Dissemination, Implementation & Improvement Science Symposium organized by the UCLA, USC Clinical and Translational Science Institutes, UC San Diego, UC Riverside Clinical Research Institute, and Kaiser Permanente. This meeting reflects continued growth in the importance of Dissemination, Implementation and Improvement Science in our nation’s health policy, education and research agendas.
Ready to present our research on “Homicide Prevention and Re-Victimization of Domestic Violence Victims” from California Mental Health Connection that we’ve been working on since 2009.


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