BHB Logo


Now Accepting Applications:
Substance Use Disorder Parent Seat
Substance Use Disorder Family Member Seat

The Region 4 Behavioral Health Board is currently accepting applications for the Substance Use Disorder Parent Seat and Substance Use Disorder Family Member Seat. Qualified individuals must either be a parent or family member to someone who experiences substance use disorder. Applicants must reside or be employed in Ada, Boise, Elmore or Valley counties. Interested applicants can contact Alexis Pickering at

The Region IV Behavioral Health Board is a governmental entity established by the Idaho legislature in 2014 to advise Idaho’s behavioral health authority, identify gaps, and promote improvements to the delivery of integrated services for behavioral health in Idaho.

The Board promotes and supports prevention, intervention, recovery and resiliency for individuals and families in need. It is composed of 23 stakeholders, advocates, and professionals across the continuum of care representing constituents in Ada, Boise, Elmore, and Valley Counties.

The business of the R4 BHB is primarily conducted through monthly meetings and the work of their committees.

We improve behavioral health by developing solutions with our communities
An integrated health system accessible to everyone
Respect – We value all perspectives
Progressive – We move forward
Integrity – We do the right thing
Innovative – We are open to new ideas
Transparent – We clearly show what we do and why we do it

resources meetings committees


Kim Keys, Board Chair
Amy Korb, Board Vice Chair 
Rebecca Travis, Board Secretary 
Jennifer J. Burlage, Board Treasurer
Chris Christopher, Member-at-Large


Carly Doud, CDHD Health Education Specialist| 208-327-8547
Jennifer J. Burlage, Program Manager, Region 4 | IDHW
Gina Westcott, SW HUB Administrative Director | IDHW


Request to be added to the Email Distribution List

R4BHB Appointments

FY2018 Gaps and Needs Report