Founded in May 2016 by Queenie M. Atilano. QMA Services, LLC has successfully helped their clients license and certify Mental Health programs.
Based in Sacramento, California, Queenie was previously a Substance Use Disorder Licensing & Certification Analyst with the Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) for 5 years. Her main responsibilities at DHCS included reviewing, approving and denying Substance Use Disorder license and certification applications. Before that, Queenie worked at the Department of Social Services in the Community Care Licensing Division for 5 years as a Licensing Program Analyst. During that time, she reviewed licensing applications for residential care facilities, such as Adult Residential Facilities, Group Homes, Small Family Homes, and Foster Family Agencies. Queenie also conducted yearly compliance reviews and investigated complaint allegations.
Over her 15-year career with the State of California, Queenie has worked to deliver insights and innovative solutions to address tough issues within the residential care services. Queenie is dedicated to improving the efficacy and efficiency pathway to licensing & certification of mental health programs with government agencies. She is a passionate advocate for the availability of mental health services and mental health education.