Press Releases

DBHDD celebrates Recovery Day at the Capitol

January 15, 2013

ATLANTA - Frank Berry, Commissioner for the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities (DBHDD) joined Governor Nathan Deal, state representatives, and a host of advocates and community representatives at the capitol to celebrate mor

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.