With the recent launch of the new 988 hotline, people struggling with mental health emergencies will have 24/7 access to a crisis counselor. Join us for a discussion on the rollout of this service including how to align mental health response services with your own work in overdose prevention.


Brooke Briggance

Deputy Director

FACES for the Future Coalition

Oakland, CA

S. Brooke Briggance comes from a multi-sector background in health, direct impact programming for children, youth and families, and public education non-profit work. She began her career in healthcare in the Department of Neurology at SUNY Stony Brook in New York, and has experience in administrative leadership and public education advocacy…

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Amy Max, MPH

Program Manager

Center for Health Leadership and Practice

Oakland, CA

Amy Max, MPH, is Program Manager for the PHI Center for Health Leadership & Impact. Her current work focuses on opioid safety where she helps run the California Opioid Safety Network, a community of multi-sector coalitions working across California to reduce opioid addiction and deaths.

In 2017, Amy led a…

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