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Behavioral Health and Recovery Services (BHRS)
Mission Statement
Mariposa County Behavioral Health and Recovery Services is dedicated to promoting hope, trust and wellness through reliable, professional and responsive services. 

If you or a family member are in crisis, please call 911 or our local 24/7 crisis line at 1-800-549-6741, or you can call (209) 966-7000. 

Christine Doss
Deputy Director, BHRS
5362 Lemee Lane
PO Box 99
Mariposa, CA  95338

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
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. 

A wide range of mental health services and substance use disorder services are provided for children, youth and adults.

Services include:
  • 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

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
For a large-print list of Mariposa County Providers, click HERE

Crisis Response
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. 

If you or a family member are in crisis, please call 911 or our local 24/7 crisis line at 1-800-549-6741, or you can call (209) 966-7000. 

Links for other sources for Crisis Response:

Mariposa County Human Services Center
Picture of Human Services Center

Psychiatric Services
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.

Compliance Hotline
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.

Performance Dashboards

Beneficiary Handbook
To view the Beneficiary Handbook, click HERE

Treatment Authorization Request (TAR) Contact Info
Hospital Liaison (209) 966-7000
Medical Records (209) 966-0805
Confidential Fax (209) 742-0996

Language Assistance
Non-Discrimination Policy and Language Access

ATTENTION: If you need language assistance, language services are available free of charge by calling 1-800-549-6741 (TTY:1-800-549-6741).

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PO Box 784 | 5100 Bullion St. | Mariposa, CA 95338