General Meeting Speakers/Presentations

General Meetings are held at 7pm right after the 5:30 pm Family Support Group (all are welcome) meetings which take place at: S. J. Co. Mental Health — 1212 N. California St. Suite A — Stockton, CA

May 3rd, 2018

Speaker:  
Jeff Vierra
Stockton DRAIL Center Coordinator

Disability Resource Agency for Independent Living (DRAIL)

Since 1987, DRAIL, the Disability Resource Agency for Independent Living, has provided services to anyone experiencing difficulties in significant life areas due to their disability. DRAIL has successfully assisted many individuals obtain Social Security Benefits, acquire adaptive medical aids, gain necessary accommodations to participate in vocational training. These are just some of the ways DRAIL has helped improve the lives of those in our community.
DRAIL is a part of the network of Independent Living Centers nationwide whose goal is to be the vital link between persons with disabilities and the community. DRAIL has offices located in Modesto, Stockton, and Sonora. It is a non-profit corporation that is community based, consumer controlled, center for independent living. DRAIL works to assist consumers coping with the effects of all disabilities.


 
June 7th ,  2018

Speaker:  
Dr. Khurram Durrani, MD, DFAPA
S.J. Co. Behavioral Health Services Medical Director

Dr. Khurram Durrani is the Medical Director at SJC Behavioral Health Services and he has been with BHS for over 15 years. Dr. Durrani is a physician who is Board Certified in: Adult (General) Psychiatry, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Addiction and Psychosomatic Medicine. He also has the honor of being a Distinguished Fellow @ American Psychiatric Association.