About the Council

The West Virginia Behavioral Health Planning Council (WVBHPC) is a unified voice that promotes wellness, recovery, and resiliency for all West Virginians. The primary purpose of the WVBHPC is to advocate for and evaluate the provision of community-based behavioral health…


More than half of the membership of Mental Health Planning and Advisory Councils is consumers or clients of behavioral health services, persons in recovery, family members of consumers, or other interested persons.


The West Virginia Behavioral Health Planning Council is actively involved in the following projects: Leadership Academy – is a nationally recognized training program to enable people to take more responsibility in community planning and improvement.


WVBHPC Council Meeting

Join us for the next WVBHPC Council Meeting: Thursday, July 21, 2022 9:30 am – 3:30 pm Location: St John’s XXIII Pastoral Center 100 Hodges Rd Charleston, WV Contact Ardella Cottrill to join via ZOOM – ardella.cottrill@gmail.com