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Member Voices

Member Voices

Collaborative members include individuals in recovery, family members, educators, providers and advocates. Below are interviews with Collaborative members from various stakeholder groups.

Antoinette Jalbert

Antoinette Jalbert: Resilient Resource – Antoinette Jalbert has lived with mental illness for many years and has also used her life experience and formal education to help others.         [more]

Janine Sullivan-Wiley

Janine Sullivan-Wiley: Community Advocate – A woman for all seasons, Janine Sullivan-Wiley is a passionate community advocate.  [more]

Lois Lewis at Bridge House

Lois Lewis: Multi-talented Multi-tasker – Lois Lewis, employed at Bridge House for fourteen years, brings her computer expertise and people skills together in wonderful ways. [more]

Elisabeth Cannata and Higher Education Partnership faculty members

Elisabeth Cannata: Service Innovator – Elisabeth Cannata is dedicated to improving the quality of services to children with emotional needs. [more]

Bert & Diane enjoy lunch at general meeting

Bert Plant: A Big Picture Administrator – “I wonder whether our educational programs should be training mainly generalists or focusing more on training future workers in proven practices.” [more]

  • What's The Latest?

    Learn about the Collaborative's latest projects, training opportunities and initiatives. [more]

  • Who We Work With

    The Career Pathways project identified educational pathways into behavioral health careers and the numbers of individuals traversing these pathways. [more]