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  • REGISTER — Western Recovery Conference

    CLICK HERE TO REGISTER NOW! Peer Action 4 Change announces the WESTERN RECOVERY CONFERENCE, its annual mental health conference organized by and for mental health clients/consumers/survivors, in Culver City, California. 40+ peer workshops, roundtables and demonstrations 450+... more

  • Win $50–Logo Contest for Peer Action 4 Change

    Win $50–Logo Contest for Peer Action 4 Change

    Peer Action 4 Change, a new voice for Los Angeles mental health consumers advocating on the local, state and federal levels, is in search of a logo. This contest is open to all mental health consumers. The winning design will be used as the official logo of Peer Action 4 Change. Deadline: January 31,... more

  • Western Recovery Conference — Call For Proposals

    Western Recovery Conference — Call For Proposals

    Peer Action 4 Change announces the Western Recovery Conference, its 1st annual mental health conference organized by and for mental health clients/consumers/survivors, in Culver City, California, on March 3-4, 2017. The conference will feature more than 40 presentations, attract 450 attendees, and... more

  • SHARE! presentation cited as “inspiring,” in The Community Psychologist.

    SHARE! presentation cited as “inspiring,” in The Community Psychologist.

    Susan McMahon, President of the American Psychological Assn. Division 27, cited SHARE!'s presentation as inspiring in her recent column of the nationally distributed Community Psychologist. "I was inspired by Ruth Hollman's invited talk, where she enumerated many strategies that set her organization's... more

  • BRAND NEW NAME for the association for mental health consumers!

    A new voice for mental health consumers in Los Angeles introduces it's new name: Peer Action For Change. Next meeting: Saturday Nov. 12, 2016 For more info, click... more

  • 2016 SHARE! Recovery Awards Sunday Oct. 16

    2016 SHARE! Recovery Awards Sunday Oct. 16

    Sunday, Oct. 16, 2016 H  O  N  O  R  I  N  G Candy Finnigan -- Ed Storti—Christopher Kennedy Lawford Cindy De Mint—Gabriel Lindeman—Stephen Brown Martin R. Smith —Yolonda Young Simmons REGISTER NOW DOUBLETREE HOTEL 6161 Centinela Avenue Culver City, CA 90230 [PDF DOWNLOAD: 2016 SHARE!... more

  • SHARE! honored by American Psychological Association

    At the American Psychological Association (APA) convention SHARE! was honored  with  the Distinguished Contributions to Practice in Community Psychology Award. Ruth Hollman, the Executive Director of SHARE! the Self-Help And Recovery Exchange, received the Award on August 6, 2016 in Denver, Colo. [PDF... more

  • Honoring Alysa Solomon

    Honoring Alysa Solomon

    SHARE! is deeply saddened by the loss of psychologist Alysa Solomon, a DMH employee who worked tirelessly on behalf of those with mental health issues, most recently doing outreach on Skid Row. She will be greatly missed. Thank you for joining us at the memorial for Alysa on Monday, August 8, 2016 at 2 pm... more

  • Join a New Mental Health Consumers’ Advocacy Association!

     Consumers are banding together to start an independent consumer advocacy organization in Los Angeles County.      There are 3 ways to participate: 1) Become a founding member by becoming a Delegate. Get the Delegate Petition Application 2) Sign the petition of someone who you want to represent... more

  • City Council pushing for more help for homeless

    Councilman Bonin is pushing for a larger November bond measure to get people off the street in Los Angeles. Please check it out and pass this info along to family and friends!... more