The Living Well Center is a program of Fresno County Behavioral Health operated by The Fresno Center. The program provides culturally linguistic mental health services to members of the Southeast Asian community. The Living Well Program is also a Mental Health training site that specializes in training bicultural and bilingual Southeast Asian mental health clinicians.
For more information contact: Dr. Ghia Xiong, Program Director email@example.com
LIVING WELL CENTER / CHAW KAJ SIAB
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PROGRAM DESCRIPTION: The Living Well Center at The Fresno Center is an organizational provider with the Fresno County Mental Health Plan to provide culturally competent and linguistically accessible outpatient specialty mental health services. It is staffed with culturally and linguistically capable and qualified mental health practitioners and staff to provide outpatient specialty mental health services to Southeast Asian (SEA) consumers with mild to moderate mentally ill conditions. In addition, LWP maintains a mental health clinical training program for SEA post-master interns and graduate students. The purpose of the training program is to increase the number of licensed SEA mental health professionals to provide culturally and linguistic mental health services for those who are of Hmong, Laotian, Vietnamese or Cambodian descents. TARGETED POPULATION: Consumers: One hundred twenty adults (120), ages 18-59, and older adults (age 59 & older), who are of Southeast Asian (SEA) descents.
Interns/Students: Graduate students in social work, counseling, marriage and family therapy, or other related psychology field.
WHAT SERVICES DO WE PROVIDE?
Clinical mental health services driven by culturally sensitive approaches : Individual Psychotherapy, Group Psychotherapy, Individual Rehabilitation Services, Group Rehabilitation Services, collateral services, and clinical case management and other supportive services.
Provide a clinical training site that will provide qualified and supervised training to SEA post-master interns, to secure required hours necessary for completion of the State licensing examination and for SEA graduate students to fulfill degree requirements in the field of mental health or social work.
Provide cross-cultural training on with Southeast Asian patients
WHO CAN RECEIVE SERVICES & HOW TO GET HELP:
Individuals over the age of 18
Referral priority will be given to the API Program-Fresno County Department of Behavioral Health
Referral from an organization, friend, relative, or self-referred
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