Thursday, September 15, 2022 | 9:00am–noon | Networking Lunch from noon-1:00pm
Friday, September 16, 2022 | 9:00am–noon | Networking Lunch from noon-1:00pm
CalSWEC Advisory Board President profile: Toni Navarro brings her passion for behavioral health to her community in Santa Barbara
Antonette “Toni” Navarro, a Santa Barbara native, was appointed as Director of the Santa Barbara County Behavioral Wellness Department in November 2021. Toni is deeply committed to behavioral health, public service and...Read more about CalSWEC Advisory Board President profile: Toni Navarro brings her passion for behavioral health to her community in Santa Barbara
Graduates of CalSWEC's Title IV-E Program and Integrated Behavioral Health Program offering the MHSA Stipend can be found working in almost every county in the state as well as in academia and other social work-related professions. Here they share their stories.
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Candace Watts is graduating from California State University, San Bernardino with a master’s in social work. A Title IV-E Program recipient, Candace chaired the Welcome Committee for the...Read more about Candace Watts: From Cultural Ambassador to 2022 Title IV-E Summit All-Star Student
Jennifer Lewis is a Mental Health Services Act (MHSA) Stipend Program alumna and received her MSW from UC Berkeley. She grew up in northern Minnesota and remembers filling school kits for Lutheran World Relief and volunteering at various organizations with her mom when growing up. While...Read more about Jennifer Lewis and her road to providing mental health services to US veterans