TMHA in the News

Mental health expert weighs in about Lompoc shooting

KEYT, November 22, 2016
By Amanda Valdes

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Opposition doesn't halt SLO supportive housing

New Times, November 16, 2016
By Karen Garcia

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Abandoned orphanage in SLO will be converted into home for mentally ill

The Tribune, November 16, 2016
By Nick Wilson

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SLO City Council denies appeal of home for mentally ill

KSBY, November 15, 2016
By Angel Russell

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Neighbor appeals SLO housing project for mentally ill

The Tribune, November 14, 2016
By Nick Wilson

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Ashamalla, advocate for homeless, is 2nd nominee for Peace Prize

Lompoc Record, November 5, 2016
Staff report

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County’s goal was to find housing for 50 homeless people. It’s done that and more.

The Tribune, October 25, 2016
By Cynthia Lambert

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Suicide Prevention Forum to be held in SLO

The Tribune, October 10, 2016
By Nick Wilson

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Plans for re-purposing of abandoned orphanage, juvenile hall in SLO move forward

KSBY, June 13, 2016
By KSBY Staff

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SLO housing application filed for independent, mentally ill tenants

The Tribune, Junw 11, 2016
By Nick Wilson

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Transitions-Mental Health Association hosts events to raise awareness for mental illness

Lompoc Record, April 2, 2016
By Gina Kim

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SLO County supervisors to vote on proposed Templeton psychiatric hospital

KSBY, March 14, 2016
By Angel Russell

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SLO County to enact Laura’s Law for treatment of mentally ill

The Tribune, March 12, 2016
By Matt Fountain

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San Luis Obispo County approves Laura's Law mental health program

KSBY, March 8, 2016
By Angel Russell

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Lompoc mayor hosts discussion on homelessness

Lompoc Record, March 5, 2016
By Willis Jacobson

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50Now program showing success in housing the homeless

KSBY, March 2, 2016
By Angel Russell

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Understanding the need for Templeton Behavioral Health Hospital

The Tribune, January 19, 2016
Letters to the Editor
Cindy Johnson, Transitions Board of Directors, San Luis Obispo

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Good news about Morro Bay High School FFA and Transitions-Mental Health Association

The Tribune, January 12, 2016
by Staff

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50Now housing program for the homeless shows some successes

The Tribune, January 12, 2016
by Cynthia Lambert

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SLO Hotline looking for volunteers to staff 24-hour crisis line

The Tribune, January 4, 2016
by Cynthia Lambert

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Good news about first-graders at St. Patrick’s School and the Food Bank

The Tribune, December 15, 2015
by Staff

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Good news for RISE and Transitions-Mental Health Association

The Tribune, December 4, 2015
by Staff

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Growing Grounds Gallery showcases work of John Michael Byers

Santa Maria Sun, November 25, 2015
by Joe Payne

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Good News for Transitions-Mental Health Association and French Hospital Medical Center

The Tribune, November 17, 2015
by Staff

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SLO County homeless program is on track to house the 50 most vulnerable

The Tribune, November 7, 2015
by Cynthia Lambert

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Good news for Mighty Oaks Warrior Program, Senior Nutrition Program and Transitions-Mental Health

The Tribune, November 6, 2015
by Staff

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Forum, fundraising walk to support suicide prevention efforts in SLO County

The Tribune, October 6, 2015
by Cynthia Lambert

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Community effort helps homeless man get life on track

Santa Maria Times, October 4, 2015
by Willis Jacobson

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Santa Maria nonprofits vandalized, items pilfered; community comes forward with support

Santa Maria Sun, September 23, 2015
by Joe Payne

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The Kaplan-Hoffman home in SLO: Designed for drought

The Tribune, July 8, 2015
by Connie Phillsbury

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Why SLO County should embrace mental health facility in Templeton

The Tribune, July 1, 2015
by Jill Bolster-White

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Growing Grounds Farm seed bank gets $10,500 grant

The Tribune, May 22, 2015
Staff

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‘Art of Recovery’ Show features works by people dealing with mental illness

Santa Maria Times, May 13, 2015
by Mike Hodgson

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A proven need: There's a gap in mental health services provided to northern and southern Santa Barbara County

Santa Maria Sun, May 12, 2015
by James Statler

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Local organization hosting art show to raise awareness about mental health

KSBY, May 13, 2015
By David Aguilar

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SLO County needs rentals that everyone can access

The Tribune, May 3, 2015
Editorial

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President of Transitions-Mental Health Association board gets award

The Tribune, April 14, 2015
by Kaytlyn Leslie

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Transitions Mental Health Association holds bowl-a-thons to "strike out" the stigma

KSBY, March 9, 2015

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Transitions-Mental Health Association receives grant for Growing Grounds Gallery and Gifts

Santa Maria Sun, March 4, 2015
by Joe Payne

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Spotlight on: Growing Grounds

Santa Maria Sun, February 24, 2015
by David Minsky

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Spanish speakers needing psychological help have options in SLO County

The Tribune, January 2, 2015
by Nick Wilson

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50Now program provides homes for the chronically homeless

The Tribune, January 3, 2015
by AnnMarie Cornejo

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Old Sunny Acres building in SLO gets new name, new purpose

The Tribune, November 18, 2014
by AnnMarie Cornejo

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New gallery connects community with mental illness

Santa Maria Times, November 19, 2014
by Kyle Harding

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Local counseling organizations host suicide forum

Santa Maria Times, November 1, 2014
by Erin Lennon

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Harvest festival set for Thursday in Santa Maria

KSBY, October 16, 2014
by David Aguilar

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Growing Grounds raises funds for mental health

Santa Maria Times, October 16, 2014
by Kyle Harding

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New program aims to house 50 of SLO County's chronically homeless residents

The Tribune, August 26, 2014
by AnnMarie Cornejo

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4 local nonprofits that help people with disabilities find jobs

The Tribune, July 25, 2014
by Rebecca Juretic

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KSBY investigates: Navigating the mental health system

ksby.com, May 22, 2014
by Keli Moore

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Training our Community's Business Leaders on Why WellnessWorks

Journal Plus, June 2014, pages 30-31
by Leslie Jones

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Art as meditation

The Tribune, May 16, 2014
by Monica Fiscalini

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Area residents step up to support those with mental illness

Santa Maria Times, May 13, 2014
by Erin Lennon

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Old Sunny Acres building to become housing for people with mental disabilities

The Tribune, April 4, 2014
by AnnMarie Cornejo

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Plant sale to benefit people with mental illnesses

Lompoc Record, April 4, 2014
by Ben Miller

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SLO County Health Leaders Focus on Housing to Treat Chronic Homelessness, Mental Illness

The Rock, March 24, 2014
by Ed Ochs

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Transitions-Mental Health Association hires a new program manager

Santa Maria Sun, March 6, 2014
by Dora Saltzman

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SLO Hotline awarded Crisis Center Accreditation

SLO Business.com, February 10, 2014
by Staff

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Mental health advocate to speak at Pismo Beach forum

The Tribune, January 7, 2014
by Sarah Linn

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Mentally ill defendants languish in jail from lack of hospital space

The Tribune, January 4, 2014
by Patrick S. Pemberton

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Growing Grounds Farm brings holiday flora to market

Santa Maria Sun, December 3, 2013
by Camillia Lanham

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Getting Control Over Mental Health Disorder

Central Coast News, October 2013
by Leah Masuda

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Art of Recovery Show draws 50 artists, 110 works

Times Press Recorder, July 2013
by Times Press Recorder Staff

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Cuesta staff member recognized by county and state

SLO Business, June 2013
by San Luis Obispo Chamber of Commerce

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A new way of thinking

New Times, May 29, 2013
by Nick Powell

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The gun conundrum

New Times, March 13, 2013
by Nick Powell

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Safe schools, healthy kids

SantaMariaSun, January 29, 2013
by Amy Asman

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Atascadero woman appointed to California State Rehabilitation Council

The Tribune, January 22, 2013
by Bob Cuddy

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Transitions Helps with Mental Health

SLO City News, January 17, 2013
by By Jack Beardwood

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Help is there when needed

santamariatimes.com, December 25, 2012
by Jill Bolster-White
Executive director, Transitions-Mental Health Association, San Luis Obispo

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A celebration of healthy minds and fresh produce

santamariatimes.com, October 7, 2012
Staff report

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A line to friendship

santamariasun.com, September 13, 2012
by Amy Asman

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Transitions Mental Health Expands services to Santa Maria, Lompoc, Guadalupe

ksby.com, September 6, 2012
by Jeanette Trompeter

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SLO Wine and Grill Affair

winecountrythisweek.com, August 1, 2012
Staff report

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Open House for New Computer Lab

Independent.com, July 16, 2012
Staff report

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Art show opens minds and celebrates Mental Health Month

Ksby.com, May 18, 2012
by, Carina Corral

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Conner’s art to be featured in ‘Open Minds’ show in SLO

TimesPressRecorder.com, May 12, 2012
by, TPR Staff

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$25K farm grant helps those with mental illness 'grow' into society

Ksby.com, March 16, 2012
by, Carina Corral

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‘Strike Out the Stigma’ at Mustang Lanes

MustangDaily.net, March 8, 2012
Staff report

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Wood-Claeyssens Grant Supports Award-Winning Employment Program

Independent.com, March 6, 2012
Staff report

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Subject of restraining order offers glimpse into mental illness

SantaMariaTimes.com, February 24, 2012
by Samantha Yale Scroggin

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Transitions Received Grant From Santa Barbara Foundation

SantaMariaChambersNews.com, January 23, 2012
Staff report

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Menta Health Services Day

KSBY.com, January 24, 2012
Staff report

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A Boost for Local Counseling

SanLuisObispo.com, January 22, 2012
by AnnMarie Cornejo

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Journey Of Hope Event W/Sister Of Glenn Close & BringChange2Mind

SantaMariaChamberNews.com, January 9, 2012
Staff report

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‘Journey of Hope’ to bring Jessie Close to PB

LomrocRecord.com, January 19, 2012
Staff report

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Interview with Jackie Garza

YouTube.com, January 5, 2012
by Jason Reed

An Interview with Jackie Garza, Youth Family Partner about Transitions-Mental Health Association at the Day of the Farmworker event in Santa Maria.

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Affordable rentals open doors to low income and homeless

KSBY.com, December 14, 2011
by Ariel Wesler

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Bank Gives Local Housing Project Financial Boost

KSBY.com, December 14, 2011
Staff report

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Mental health group hopes old San Luis Obispo building would fill new role

SanLuisObispo.com, December 13, 2011
by Bob Cuddy

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Transitions Mental Health Gets Grant

SLO-Business.com
Staff report

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Interview with Phil a store clerk at Growing Grounds Downtown at Pride in the Plaza 2011

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Interview with Mike Bossenberry, Program Manager of SLO Hotline at Pride in the Plaza 2011

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A Taste of Collaboration: Tips to Support and Inspire You

Aweber.com, October 10, 2011
Staff report

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Growing Grounds Farm: Fresh Organic Produce & Healthy Transitional Employment Opportunities

OrcuttPooneer.com, September 21, 2011
by, Rebecca Ross Klosinski

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Cal Poly Week of Welcome Expands Student Education Program

Calpolynews.calpoly.edu, September 6, 2011
by, Jason Mockford

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Grant to support Mental Health, Wellness Ally Trainings

SLO-Business.com, August 17, 2011
Staff report

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Bright day for mental health services in SLO County

PasoRoblespress.com, August 15, 2011
Contributed article

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Viewpoint: Our mentally ill deserve care

SanLuisObispo.com, July 13, 2011
by Karen Baylor and Jill Bolster-White

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“Art of Recovery” Show a Success

SantaMariaTimes.com, July 3, 2011
Staff report

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2011 “Art of Recovery” Show a Success

Independent.com, June 21, 2011
Staff report

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SLOwing the stigma of mental illness

Mustangdaily.net, May 20, 2011
by Alicia Freeman

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The ‘Art of Recovery’

Lompocrecord.com, May 20, 2011
Staff report

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A growing trend. Check out the female future of local ag.

Santamariasun.com, May 17, 2011
by Jeremy Thomas

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"Art of Recovery" show kicks off today

Santamariatimes.com, May 13, 2011
Staff report

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"Art of Recovery" Hits the Santa Maria Town Center Mall

kcoy.com, May 13, 2011
Staff report

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Bowling for money

Cuestonian.com, March 16, 2011
by Kylee Klay

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Sprechen sie San Luis Obispo?

edhat.com, February 26, 2011
by Billy Goodnick

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SLO The Stigma Campaign, Unveiling the Journey from Isolation to Recovery

slojournal.com, February 25, 2011
by Leslie Jones

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Senior project spreads love and awareness to Cal Poly

mustangdaily.net, February 24, 2011

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SLO Hotline’s Annual Bowl-a-Thon in full swing

slo-business.com, February 19, 2011

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Action Heroes

Tolosa Press, February 3, 2011

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Golden Gate jumper who survived speaks in Pismo on suicide prevention

Over 700 people attended Journey of Hope 2011: A Community Forum on Living Mentally Well. The event was a success and TMHA has received a lot of positive feedback from attendees and vendors. Thank you to all who were involved.

ksby.com, January 28, 2011

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Journey of Hope: Jump survivor to speak

Santa Maria Times, January 25, 2011

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Of Survival and Hope

New Times.com, The Tribune, January 26, 2011

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SLO County Roundup

San Luis Obispo.com, The Tribune, January 21, 2011
by Cynthia Lambert

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The tough questions, Local mental health advocates hope the tragic events in Arizona will inspire people to learn more about mental illness

Santa Maria Sun, January 18, 2011
By Amy Asman

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Dr. Steven Kadin to speak at Journey of Hope Conference

Antioch University Santa Barbara, January 15, 2011

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Transitions group gets accreditation

San Luis Obispo.com, The Tribune, December 10, 2010
by Julia Hickey

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TMHA’s own Cami Rouse, Family Advocate named one of the SLO Tribune’s Top 20 Under 40!

San Luis Obispo.com, The Tribune, December 8, 2010
by The Tribune Staff

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Chasing 'a normal life', Formerly homeless Lompoc man finds a new beginning

Lompoc Record.com, November 26, 2010
by Bo Poertner

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SLO County Roundup

San Luis Obispo.com, The Tribune, July 24, 2010
by Bob Cuddy

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Interviews by Jason Reed

Barry Johnson, Division Director for Adult Rehab & Advocacy of TMHA and John Byers, Mental Health Advocate and featured artist for the 2010 "Opening Minds" Art Show.

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2010 "Opening Minds" interview with Barry Johnson

2010 "Opening Minds" interview with John Byers

 

Growing Grounds receives $5,460 from the Fund for SB

Santa Maria Times, June 20, 2010

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Growing Grounds: A Farm That Grows More Than Plants

Solstice Green Directory

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SLO Hotline on KCBX FM Public Radio

Mike Bossenberry, Program Coordinator for SLO Hotline and Barry Johnson, Division Director for Adult Rehab & Advocacy of TMHA talk with Guy Rathbun about SLO Hotline on May, 12, 2010.

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Homeless advocates seek solutions

Santa Maria Times, May 20, 2010
By Sam Womack

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Opening Minds art show: A space to showcase and enlighten

San Luis Obispo Tribune, May 5, 2010
By Julie Lynem

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New support keeps 211 Hotline running

San Luis Obispo Tribune, December 22, 2009
By Julie Lynem

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San Luis Obispo 211 Hotline Gets Funding

KCOY.com, December 22, 2009

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PEP Center Aids in Mental Health Recovery

Atascadero News, November 25, 2009
By Amy Asman

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Mental Illness Resource Center Reopens in Atascadero

KSBY, November 11, 2009
By Carina Corral

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Breaking the Silence

Santa Maria Sun, November 3, 2009
By Amy Asman

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A Tree Grows in Lompoc

Santa Maria Sun, November 3, 2009
By Henry Houston

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Celebrate autumn and mental health at Growing Grounds Farm's Harvest Festival

Santa Maria Sun, October 1, 2009
By Amy Asman

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Promotional alliance in SLO: Chorro Hill businesses carve a niche together

San Luis Obispo Tribune, August 16, 2009
By Julie Lynem

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