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DBHDD seeks volunteers for Human Rights Council

August 26, 2010

ATLANTA (GA) - The Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities (DBHDD) invites Georgians to participate in a Human Rights Council (HRC), an advisory review body tasked with determining rights violations.

DBHDD launches website for agency news

June 15, 2010

ATLANTA - The state agency that oversees services for people with mental illness, developmental disabilities, and addictive diseases is launching a new website to deliver news about the agency directly to the public.

DBHDD launches campaign warning retailers to check ID

June 2, 2010

ATLANTA - In an effort to stop the sell of tobacco products to underage youth, the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities (DBHDD) has partnered with Synar to launch an aggressive new campaign that reminds retailers it’s against

New Central State Hospital administrator named

May 25, 2010

MILLEDGEVILLE - Larry Latham, Ph.D., has been appointed to lead Central State Hospital (CSH) in Milledgeville beginning June 2nd, the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities (DBHDD) announced today. Dr.

DBHDD announces Director of Advocacy

May 19, 2010

ATLANTA - Georgia’s newest agency announced the appointment of Mark Baker as the new Director of Advocacy to further its mission of providing Georgians with services and programs that support recovery and independence.

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