Behavioral Health and Recovery Services (BHRS)
Mariposa County Behavioral Health and Recovery Services is a division of Mariposa County Department of Human Services. Our office is located at 5362 Lemee Lane, Mariposa, next to Cal Fire on Highway 49 North.
Deputy Director, BHRS
5362 Lemee Lane
PO Box 99
Ph: (209) 966-2000
Ph: (800) 549-6741
Fx: (209) 742-0996
After hours emergencies call 9-1-1 or (209) 966-7000
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
A wide range of mental health services and substance use disorder services are provided for children, youth and adults.
Services are also provided at the North County Office in Coulterville and in the Yosemite Medical Clinic in Yosemite National Park. Call (209) 966-2000 for more information.
For a list of Mariposa County Providers, click HERE
- Individual counseling
- Group counseling
- Family counseling
- Psychiatric services (including medication management)
- Supportive case management
- Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Groups
- 24/7 Crisis Response
- Adult Team Meetings (ATM)
- Child and Family Team Meetings
- Behavioral Health Court
- Whole Person Care
- Wellness Center
For a large-print list of Mariposa County Providers, click HERE
Mariposa County Behavioral Health and Recovery Services is dedicated to promoting hope, trust and wellness through reliable, professional and responsive services.
Mariposa County Human Services Center
Non-Discrimination Policy and Language Access
Crisis Response is provided by the Triage Response and Access to Care (TRAC) Team. The TRAC Team responds to crisis incidents in the community, jail, schools, hospitals and other areas where emergency Behavioral Health Services are needed. Our local 24/7 crisis line phone number is (209) 966-7000.
Links for other sources for Crisis Response:
Our medical director, Dr. Jonathan Harry, provides on-site services at the Family Services Center in Mariposa and at the Coulterville office. TelePsychiatric services are also provided via Kings View Behavioral Health Systems.
Grievances, Appeals, State Hearing & Patient Rights Advocate
If you have a problem with your Medi-Cal mental health services, we would like to help. You can file a Grievance, an Appeal, or a State Fair Hearing to help resolve your problem. Grievances and Appeals can be submitted by filling out a Grievance Appeal form HERE. Forms can also be picked up in Mariposa at the Human Services Center or Quest Counseling, or at the North County Office in Coulterville. Completed forms can be dropped off at the Human Services Center or mailed to:
Mariposa County BHRS
PO Box 99
Mariposa, CA 95338
If you need interpreter services, please inform any staff member or call (209) 966-2000.
Patient Rights Advocate:
To contact the Patient Rights Advocate, please call (209) 966-2000, and ask for Chrissie Doss or Chevon Kothari.
This hotline is intended to be used to report suspicious activity or conduct that may be in violation of Code of Conduct, violations of law, regulations or policies.
To contact the Compliance Officer, call (209) 742-0889.
Quality Improvement Committee (QIC)
The Quality Improvement Committee (QIC) oversees activities of all other committees - the Performance Improvement Project (PIP) committee and the Cultural Responsiveness Committee (CRC). Tasks include reviewing and evaluating timeliness, access and quality of services delivered by Mariposa County Behavioral Health Services, and considers projects designed to look at ways to improve daily services.
To view the current 2017-2018 Work Plan, please click HERE
Behavioral Health Board
For more information about the Behavioral Health Board (BHB), click HERE.
Links to Mariposa County-specific Children and Youth, and Adult SMHS Performance Dashboards:
To view the Beneficiary Handbook, click HERE
Treatment Authorization Request (TAR) Contact Info
CONTACT INFO FOR HOSPITAL PLACEMENTS:
Hospital Liaison (209) 966-7000
Medical Records (209) 966-0805
Confidential Fax (209) 742-0996
ATTENTION: If you need language assistance, language services are available free of charge by calling 1-800-549-6741 (TTY:1-800-549-6741).
Spanish, Vietnamese, Chinese Simplified, Chinese Traditional, Armenian, Russian, Tagalog - Filipino, Korean, Arabic, Hmong, Farsi - Persian, Cambodian - Khmer, Hindi, Punjabi, Japanese, Lao, Thai