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RNPH and NPBHS Patient Family Advisory Council (PFAC)

The purpose of the Council is to facilitate superior patient- and family-centered care by establishing partnerships between patients/families/friends and the administration and staff of the Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital (RNPH) and Neuropsychiatric Behavioral Health Services (NPBHS) through education, feedback and policy and program recommendations. Members of the Council work together to identify goals and collaborate on projects.

If you would like to learn more information on how to become a PFAC advisor for the Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital at UCLA, please download the PFAC Advisor brochure. 

PFAC Advisory Brochure

If you are interested in becoming a member of the RNPH and NPBHS PFAC, we invite you to complete the Join a PFAC Form. For additional information regarding all UCLA PFACs, please visit


With the collaboration of the RNPH and Neuropsychiatric Behavioral Health Services Patient Family Advisory Council (PFAC), the HOPE identity was created in 2017, which stands for Helping Our Patients Everyday.The purpose of the HOPE identity is to instill a message of hope in our patients and families. The graphic is designed to connect the idea that we are all on this journey together. The HOPE posters are located in the Resnick Hospital and outpatient practices.

ACCESS Center (Outpatient Psychiatry Only)

For general questions or to schedule an appointment, please contact the ACCESS Center at (800-825-9989) or (310) 825-9989, Monday to Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.