March 2011


March 28, 2011

One year after Ron Artest surprised millions of television viewers by thanking his psychiatrist for helping him win the 2010 NBA championship, he continues to promote mental health awareness. At a recent event organized by Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health, Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas joined the Lakers’ small forward to talk to Jefferson High School  students about the importance of seeking help for their emotional and mental troubles.