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Jonathan Sherin, M.D., Ph.D., director of Department of Mental Health Los Angeles County, gazes outward in Los Angeles in this February 16 file photo.
Jonathan Sherin, M.D., Ph.D., director of Department of Mental Health Los Angeles County, gazes outward in Los Angeles in this February 16 file photo.
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Dr. Jonathan Sherin leads the largest Mental Health department in the nation and its challenges are deep and wide-ranging.

Today, he joins AirTalk to discuss what an ideal mental health care system would look like and what steps the L.A. County Department of Mental Health is taking to get closer to its goals. Other topics include:

​Have a question for Dr. Sherin? Call us at 866-893-5722.

Guest:

Jonathan Sherin, M.D., director of the Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health; he tweets @directorLACDMH