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Kathi Stringer Mental Health Hero #MentalHealthMonth

Kathi Stringer 2013 Mental Health Hero Cartoon-A-Thon Drawing by Chato Stewart  I was self-employed and a key supplier for Hughes Aircraft.  Quality was important.  After being hospitalized my focused changed to educating people about performance improvement, quality and corrective action to improve the delivery of mental health services. My goal was to stop the patient […]

May 29 Mental Health Hero Don MacMannis and Debra Manchester MacMannis

Don MacMannis & Debra M. MacMannis 2012 Mental Health Hero Cartoon-A-Thon Drawing done by Chato Stewart Don and Debra are a team both at home and at the office. Husband and wife for over  thirty years, they have simultaneously served as directors of the Family Therapy Institute of Santa Barbara, a nonprofit organization (FTISB.org). In […]