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DBHDD wraps weeklong Red Ribbon activities

October 31, 2012

ATLANTA - Today, Georgia’s annual Red Ribbon Campaign concluded its weeklong statewide Red Ribbon activities, which kicked off at Centennial Park’s Southern Co. Amphitheater on Thursday, October 18.

Commissioner's Statement on the release of second Independent Reviewer's Report

September 21, 2012

ATLANTA – Frank W. Berry, Commissioner of the Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities, made a statement regarding the filing of the second yearly report from the independent reviewer in the State’s settlement agreement with U.S. Department of Justice regarding services for people with mental illness and developmental disabilities.

New Commissioner joins DBHDD

August 13, 2012

ATLANTA – The new commissioner of the state Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities (DBHDD) began his tenure today by thanking the agency’s employees and committing to working closely with consumers, their families, and service p

Frank Berry named next Commissioner of DBHDD

June 29, 2012

ATLANTA -- Frank W. Berry, III, has been named Commissioner of the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities by Georgia Governor Nathan Deal. Berry’s tenure will begin August 11, 2012.

DBHDD Commissioner resigns

June 22, 2012

ATLANTA - Today, Dr. Frank Shelp announced that effective August 10, he will resign from his position as Commissioner of the Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities.

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