NOPAIN ACT Key to Curb Epidemic

NOPAIN ACT Key to Curb Epidemic

A bipartisan piece of legislation, the Non-Opioids Prevent Addiction in the Nation (NOPAIN) Act (S. 3067/H.R. 5172), has been languishing in the House of Representatives since last November. The bill proposes a few important changes to the way Medicare covers...
BHRS Prevention And Outreach

BHRS Prevention And Outreach

Buckelew Programs will be hosting a new suicide loss survivor’s support group starting July 8, 2020. The death of a loved one by suicide presents unique problems in grieving. Along with the shock and sorrow that accompany the sudden loss of someone vitally important...
Mental Health & Wellness Summer Series

Mental Health & Wellness Summer Series

Marin County health officials know that living through a pandemic is scary, and without the support of the community it is easy to feel isolated. That’s why Behavioral Health and Recovery Services has launched a Mental Health and Wellness Summer Series. Included in...
Deaths of Despair

Deaths of Despair

Fatalities resulting from suicide, drug and alcohol poisoning, along with alcoholic liver disease and cirrhosis, are often categorized as deaths of despair. As many as 75,000 Americans could die because of drugs or suicide as a result of the corona-virus pandemic...