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Myeisha Peguero Gamiño, MA
Chief Communications Officer
626-254-5000
mgamino@pacificclinics.org
800 S. Santa Anita Avenue | Arcadia, CA 91006-3555

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Pacific Clinics mentioned in the Los Angeles Times

Laura Pancake, vice president of vice president of clinical services, housing and employment was quoted in the Los Angeles Times article Feeling Anxious and Depressed? You’re Right at Home in California.Read the article here.

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Laura Pancake interviewed on Anxiety and Depression in California

It’s official, California: COVID-19 has left us sick with worry and increasingly despondent. And our youngest adults — ages 18 to 29 — are feeling it worst. Weekly surveys conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau from late April through late July offer a grim view of the toll the pandemic has taken on the nation’s mental health. Read more.

Article produced by Kaiser Health News, which publishes California Healthline, an editorially independent service of the California Health Care Foundation.

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Impact Report 2019

Our community impact report, Community Champions, presents the work Pacific Clinics’ employees and consumers have done together during the 2018-2019 fiscal year. The theme of community champions was chosen because there is a community behind each champion highlighted in the report that supports, uplifts and motivates. Learn more about the community we serve and the champions who we are privileged to know and work with.

Categories: Publications, Annual Reports

Self-Care During Quarantine

As part of our ReNew.ReFresh.Rejuviate series, Mental Health Therapists Brooke Dicken and Angela Wu share ways to care for yourself during quarantine using a self-care cube. Download the cube here.

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Webinar: Mental Health Strategies for Community Health Centers

National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC) hosted the webinar, Workplace Strategies to Support Mental Health for CHCs, featuring Laura Pancake, vice president of clinical services, housing and employment, as well as three professionals to address mental health in the workplace.

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10 Healthy Habits for Mental Health

Mental Health Therapists Hannah Levin and Mayra Lopez share 10 healthy tips to cope during COVID-19. These tips help fellow therapists, as well as clients maintain a self-care routine, and alleviate stress.

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Family Child Care Specialist Earns Region 9 Head Start Association Scholarship

Pacific Clinics' Head Start Family Child Care Specialist Emily Blackwell was awarded the Region 9 Head Start Association's Legacy Scholarship. Emily was one of many who was awarded the scholarship to provide financial support in her educational endeavors.

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Nearly $300k Awarded to Expand Remote Services from FCC

Two local health care clinics each received two grants last month to expand their telehealth services. Arcadia-based Pacific Clinics was awarded a total of $296,000 by the Federal Communications Commission for laptop computers, smartphones and videoconferencing equipment. The first FCC grant was announced June 24 for $254,500 for Pacific Clinics’ facility in Monrovia. That was quickly followed by a $41,500 grant. Both grants are part of the FCC’s $29.4 million nationwide grant program designed to facilitate the expansion of telehealth services during the Covid-19 pandemic. Read more.

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How to Talk to Your Kids About Race

Clinical Team Supervisor Vikki Charles, LMFT shares ways to begin the conversation of race with your children.

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