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Myeisha Peguero Gamiño, MA
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800 S. Santa Anita Avenue | Arcadia, CA 91006-3555

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Successful Program Prepares Adults with Mental Illness for Higher Education, Job Training

Through COVID-19, Pacific Clinics’ Recovery Education Institute continues to educate the community in Orange, CA.

Categories: Press Releases

May is Mental Health Awareness Month

Through various efforts, we are helping to stop the stigma around mental, informing people on when it's time to seek help, and also learning how some of our clinicians decompress after work.


Herman Corteza, CEO Achievement Award

Herman Corteza, MS, MSW, LCSW is the recipient of our 2019 President and CEO Achievement Award. Meet Herman and a team of people who share why he is deserving of this special honor.

Categories: Videos

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

Pacific Clinics honors generations of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders who work to advance mental health and the well-being of their communities.

Categories: Blog

Sustaining Relationships During COVID-19

ReNew.ReFresh.Rejuvinate with Mental Health Therapist Brooke Dicken who shares four tips to help sustain relationships through the COVID19 pandemic.

Categories: Videos

National Prevention Week

National Prevention Week is dedicated to increasing the prevention of substance use and promotion of mental health by promoting prevention year-round.

Categories: Blog

How Therapists Decompress

As essential workers, it's critical to practice self-care and wellness to prevent burnout and compassion fatigue.

Categories: Blog

Wassy Tesfa and Thaddeus Juarez, MD speak at Head Start Directors Exchange

Hosted by Region 9 Head Start Association, this virtual meeting focuses on effective strategies that leadership teams should consider during the pandemic. Discussion is facilitated by Wassy Tesfa, Executive Director of Pacific Clinics’ Head Start/Early Head Start and includes guest speaker Thaddeus Juarez, MD, Medical Director. Click here to learn more and register to participate.

Categories: News

Senator Rubio's Townhall: Dr. Glenn Masuda on Family Mental Health

Dr. Glenn Masuda, PhD joined Senator Susan Rubio and a panel of experts to discuss mental health for children and families during COVID-19. Listen here.

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Laura Pancake Named a Top Leader in Healthcare

The Los Angeles Business Journal named Vice President, Clinical Services, Housing & Employment Services Laura Pancake to its Top Women Leaders in Healthcare list. She understands the correlation between mental illness, homelessness and employment and works daily to offer solutions.

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