Tag Archives: Jackson County Mental Health

CCO set to yank clients from Jackson County Mental Health

Mail Tribune, Dec. 21, 2016 A major client of Jackson County Mental Health is pulling its patients – putting a halt to the county’s ambitious plans for expansion and new hires. Whether layoffs will result because of the reduction in … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Breaking Point: 3-part series on mental health care in Medford

The Breaking Point, Part 1 KDRV.com, Nov. 8, 2015 In the middle of creating Divine Lunacy, Peter Quince found out his son was schizophrenic. A surprising turn of events because the musical comedy is about mental illness and because Peter … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Housing market squeezes people with mental illness most (3-part series)

Group homes for [people with mental illness] – Part 1 NBC5 News, Nov. 2, 2015 Thousands of Southern Oregon residents are dealing with some sort of mental illness and thanks to the state, county, and private companies, many of them … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

After 3 police shootings in a year, Jackson County seeks ways to assist people in crisis

 Mail Tribune, June 7, 2015 After Medford’s third police shooting in a year renewed discussion of a mental health crisis in the community, Jackson County health officials say the prevalence of mental illness isn’t always depicted accurately — but they … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment