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PEOPLE IN RECOVERY LEADING THE WAY

The Mission of the POCC is to improve the quality of life for Alameda County residents who have mental health or mental health and substance use issues, in whatever settings they find themselves, and to provide the consumer perspective in Transforming Alameda County Behavioral Health Care Services to a recovery vision that is consumer-driven, culturally responsive, and holistic in its services and supports. The POCC provides an empowered and informed voice: of, by, and for consumers in the behavioral health care system, related systems, and in the community.

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Our story, mission and passion
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CONSUMERS

Education and Resources for Consumers
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MEMBERSHIP

New Member Orientation
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Upcoming events

Alameda County Accelerated Peer Specialist Program (ACAPS) Participant Application

For the 3rd Cohort of Training

We are looking for phenomenal individuals who are committed to learning how to bring your own lived experience to work in a practical and effective way within our many diverse communities here in Alameda County.

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Dialectical Behavioral Training Certification Program

A Self-Paced 40-hour Program

"DBT Skills are empirically supported strategies to help a variety of clients... Learn how to apply and teach the effective DBT Skills of Core Mindfulness, Interpersonal Effectiveness, Distress Tolerance, and Emotion Regulation in an incredibly thorough and interactive online learning environment." ~ The Linehan Institute

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POCC Making Waves Newsletter

April 2018 Newsletter

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September 2017 Newsletter

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