County of Marin Health and Human Services

Marin County Jail Substance Use Services

Bay Area Community Resources
Telephone: 415-507-4137

Bay Area Community Resources provides screening, engagement and group counseling services to inmates in the Marin County Jail. Thinking for a Change, is offered in Pods A, B, C and F on a continuous basis. Thinking for a Change is a cognitive behavioral therapeutic curriculum designed to facilitate behavior change through addressing the underlying thought processes that precede behavior. In addition, an evidence-based program titled Seeking Safety is also offered in the female Pod and several male Pods.

Effective immediately, Mental Health and Substance Use Services (MHSUS) changed its name to Behavioral Health and Recovery Services (BHRS).  As such, all references in existing departmental policies and procedures to MHSUS can be understood to reference BHRS as well.