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National Night Out with KCSD

September 5, 2018 Posted in: Press Release

Each year, all across the country, law enforcement agencies participate in the National Night Out. This night is designed to build community and partnerships with local law enforcement for stronger, safer neighborhoods. This year on August 7th, Bakersfield Behavioral Healthcare Hospital had the... Continue reading →

CSF Health Fair "Saving Lives" 2018

September 5, 2018 Posted in: Press Release

It was a beautiful day to be out at Yokuts Park to support CSF Foundation’s 2018 Health Fair. The event was held from 9am until 2pm, Saturday, August 25th, and there were doctors and staff on site for free screenings for the community. You could talk to doctors ranging from general surgeons and... Continue reading →

Ready, Set, Back-2-School Health & Wellness Fair

September 5, 2018 Posted in: Press Release

On August 9th, from 9am until noon, the Kern County Department of Child Support Services held their 9th Annual Ready, Set, Back-2School Health & Wellness Fair at the Kern County Fair Grounds. This is a free community event held every year and it is aimed at the wonderful goal of getting... Continue reading →

Abriendo Puertas (Opening Doors)

September 5, 2018 Posted in: Press Release

On August 8th, Bakersfield Behavioral Healthcare Hospital attended Dignity Health Mercy & Memorial for their first mental health resource event (Abriendo Puertas). This even focused on the Hispanic community.

We were very honored to have five minutes in front of the entire group to... Continue reading →

What Is (and Isn’t) Normal Teenage Behavior? What Parents Need to Know

May 30, 2018 Posted in: Press Release

The teen years aren’t easy – for teens or their parents.

The angst, anger, insecurities, and peer pressure can definitely take... Continue reading →

Opioid Abuse and Addiction: What are the Risk Factors?

February 7, 2018 Posted in: Announcement

Opioid abuse is remarkably common, and it doesn't... Continue reading →

“Do I Have PTSD?” Learn to Spot the Signs and Symptoms

November 1, 2017 Posted in: Press Release

Post-traumatic stress disorder is a serious mental health disorder characterized by extreme anxiety, frightening flashbacks and nightmares, and emotional... Continue reading →