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DMH FAQ on Conservatorship

Gail Evanguelidi

Our contact person for understanding LPS Conservatorship. A Lanterman Petris Short (LPS) Conservatorship is the legal term used in California which gives one adult (conservator) the responsibility for overseeing the comprehensive medical treatment for an adult (conservatee) who has a serious mental illness. Under the LPS Conservatorship, medication can be mandated. 

■ Phone Number: 337-781-7609 

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NAMI WLA’s Guide to LPS Conservatorship