Behavioral Health Task Force

DescriptionBehavioral health

The Douglas County Behavioral Task Force is a partnership of regional agencies, providers, and community partners working together to improve patient care outcomes by working collaboratively to meet all behavioral health needs and speak with one voice.

Members 

Click HERE for more information on the Behavioral Health Task Force.

Vision 

A community that works together to address all behavioral health needs. A system that is smooth for the individual. One County wide program that is networked together. There is not a wrong door. A system that is a continuum of services.

Purpose

To improve patient care outcomes by working collaboratively to meet all behavioral health needs and speak with one voice.

Recent Documents Relevant to the Behavioral Health Task Force

Behavioral Health Community Efforts

Douglas County Stepping Up Report

The Douglas County Mobile Outreach Safety Team (MOST)

About

The Douglas County Mobile Outreach Safety Team (MOST) is composed of a firefighter paramedic, a licensed clinical social worker, and a deputy sheriff to create a skilled intervention team to check up on local residents experiencing a crisis.

Agencies

East Fork Fire Protection District – eastforkfire.org

Douglas County Social Services – http://www.douglascountynv.gov/directory.aspx?did=42

Douglas County Sheriff’s Office – douglasconvsheriff.com

Douglas Counseling and Supportive Services-http://dpbh.nv.gov/Programs/ClinicalBehavioralServ/locations/Rural_Community_Health_Services/

Contact – If you are in crisis, please call 911.

MOST Main (Non-Emergency Dispatch): (775) 782-5126

MOST operates on Thursdays.

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