2013-02-11


Behavioral Health Resource Guide for Deaf, Deafblind and Hard of Hearing Available

PITTSBURGH -The Behavioral Health Task Force for Persons who are Deaf, Deafblind and Hard of Hearing of Allegheny County today announced the updating of the Resource Guide for Southwestern Pennsylvania Behavioral Health Providers.

This resource guide lists regional behavioral health care providers that have experience working with individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing.  Additionally, the guide can also benefit persons who are deafblind, physicians, audiologists, behavioral health care providers and the general public.

The resource guide is available for download on the Allegheny County Department of Human Services website at /dhs/guides.aspx#providers and on the Western Pennsylvania health resource website at World Wide Web Icon www.healthbridges.info .

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The Behavioral Health Task Force for Persons who are Deaf, Deafblind and Hard of Hearing of Allegheny County is made up of human services consumers and advocates, representatives from human services providers, representatives from state and local governments, educators, and members of the deaf and hard of hearing communities.