Religious Leaders Behavioral Health Training Services

Serving: Religious leaders, congregants, and community members

Facility: County Contracted – Multi-Ethnic Collaborative of Community Agencies (MECCA)

Region: County-wide 

Address: 1505 E. 17th Street, Santa Ana, CA 92705
 
Eligibility: Orange County religious leaders interested in learning basic behavioral health skills and practices.

Providing Language(s): English, Spanish, Korean, Vietnamese, Farsi, Arabic

Hours of Operation: 8 a.m.–5 p.m., Monday–Friday

Phone: (714) 202-4750 

Web Address: http://ocmecca.org

Program Description: The Religious Leaders Behavioral Health Training Services program provides basic behavioral health training to religious leaders from a variety of faith-based organizations and religious establishments throughout Orange County. Trained religious leaders, in turn, provide behavioral health skills trainings to congregants and community members. This type of train-the-trainer model is expected to increase education about behavioral health and increase access to behavioral health services and supports.