2020 Presenters

Wendy Linebrink-Allison
Linebrink-Allison, Wendy

As Program Manager at the New Mexico Crisis and Access Line (NMCAL) in Albuquerque, NM, Wendy Linebrink-Allison is a critical link between crisis services and community education. As a Social Worker, Certified Peer Support Worker, Prevention Trainer, and Behavioral Health Advocate she works to promote advocacy, assist community initiatives, and empower people that experience physical, mental, behavioral, and/or substance use disorders. She contributes to reducing stigmas, while helping to create avenues where people can achieve healthy, meaningful lives. Through her advocacy, emotional support, and guidance she brings development and enhancement to our community and the people therein. She has been featured on radio, TV, and newspaper outlets as an advocate for promoting recovery and resiliency while lobbying for community mental health within behavioral health systems, serves as the secretary on the PSRANM board, and frequently presents trainings throughout New Mexico”s varied communities.