New Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities launches

ATLANTA – Georgia’s new state agency in charge of services for mental health, developmental disabilities, and addictive diseases officially began operations today.

Press Secretary for Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities named

ATLANTA – Thomas C. Wilson has been named Communications Director and Press Secretary for Georgia’s new Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities.

Georgia's 24-hour Mental Health Crisis Line among top 50 government innovations

ATLANTA (GA) – Harvard University has named Georgia’s Crisis and Access Line (GCAL), a 24-hour help line providing mental health crisis intervention and support, one of the top 50 government innovations in the U.S.