Mary Ann Bernard speaks out at a 2012 Sacramento County Mental Health Board hearing. The county closed its crisis center in 2009, forcing some patients to seek help in emergency rooms.
Mary Ann Bernard speaks out at a 2012 Sacramento County Mental Health Board hearing. The county closed its crisis center in 2009, forcing some patients to seek help in emergency rooms. Manny Crisostomo Sacramento Bee file
Mary Ann Bernard speaks out at a 2012 Sacramento County Mental Health Board hearing. The county closed its crisis center in 2009, forcing some patients to seek help in emergency rooms. Manny Crisostomo Sacramento Bee file