Starting in October 2009, the Family Education and Resource Center (FERC) is a ground-breaking program of the Alameda County California Behavioral Healthcare System specializing in helping the families of those who have mental illness. This is a much needed program financed with Mental Health Services Act money. In this show. the director of FERC and one of their satisfied clients are interviewed.

Discussion Questions for FERC

Resources for FERC

Music: Promenade from Pictures at an Exhibition by Modest Mussorgsky who suffered from “fits of madness.”

Note: The views expressed in this program are those of the speakers and not necessarily those of Alameda County Behavioral Healthcare.

Producer and Host: Rev. Barbara F. Meyers, Mental Health Minister
Recording Studio: James Earl-Rockefeller III, VJTV, President, Executive Producer
Editor: Alan Kolsky, Digital Video Dimensions, founder, senior video editor
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