Didi Hirsch President/CEO Dr. Kita Curry; Kathryn Barger Chief Deputy to Mayor Antonovich; Mayor Antonovich; Fred Leaf, Senior Health Policy Advisor to Mayor Antonovich; Glendale City Council Member Laura Friedman; Glendale City Council Member Paula Devine.
Mayor Antonovich was honored by Didi Hirsch Mental Health Services and community leaders for his commitment to helping those suffering with mental illness by rededicating the Glendale facility in his name.
Verdugo Mental Health had a long and respected history as a leader in the field of mental health and service to the community. When Didi Hirsch acquired the facility in 2011 it continued to build on the great programs and services of Verdugo Mental Health.
The Michael D. Antonovich Building is expected to serve approximately 2,000 patients annually and provide services including:
Individual, group, and family therapy;
Substance abuse prevention education; and
Multi-cultural programs for underserved residents that integrate mental health, primary care, substance abuse, and complementary and alternative medicine.
For more information, please visit: www.didihirsch.org
Mayor Antonovich with Didi Hirsch staff.
President/CEO Dr. Kita Curry with Mayor Antonovich, and his wife Christine Antonovich.