October 17, 2011
ATLANTA - The Commissioner of Georgia’s mental health agency has been appointed to the board of the National Association of State Mental Health Program Directors (NASMHPD) to represent the fifteen states and U.S.
ATLANTA - More than a hundred people with mental illness in Georgia began receiving supported housing in the past year thanks to a push by the state to build more community-based services.
MILLEDGEVILLE, GA - Central State Hospital will host a hiring fair for nurses on Tuesday, July 19 from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
ATLANTA (GA) - Georgia is in good standing with federal law because retailers refused to sell tobacco to minors according to information released in the FY2010 Annual Synar Report (ASR).
ATLANTA - The state agency that oversees services for people with mental illness, developmental disabilities, and addictive diseases has unveiled its newly redesigned website.
ATLANTA – The Georgia Underage Drinking Prevention Initiative, under the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities (DBHDD), was awarded the 2009 National Exemplary Award for Innovate Substance Abuse Prevention Programs, Practices,
June 1, 2011
ATLANTA (GA) – Georgia’s first alcohol and drug recovery support center was opened at the end of April by the agency that serves the developmentally disabled, mentally ill and people who have addictive diseases.
FLOWERY BRANCH, GA – The first of several new community mental health services for North Georgia will begin operating in April, the Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities (DBHDD) announced today.