Thu., February 6, 2014 12:00pm
The 26 community boards that offer services to Georgians with behavioral health problems and developmental disabilities would face new oversight...
Thu., November 29, 2012 4:36pm
An initiative led by former First Lady Rosalynn Carter to plan a redesign of behavioral health services in Georgia is coming to a close.
Mon., July 25, 2011 4:50am
An analysis of autopsy data by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation showed a 10 percent increase in the number of deaths where a prescription-drug...
Mon., July 18, 2011 12:01am
A public-private collaboration wants to find Southeast Georgia's 100 most seriously mentally ill patients. The goal is to identify the area...
Tue., December 14, 2010 3:48pm
Georgia is in the process of reforming its mental health system after a federal lawsuit challenged poor conditions in state psychiatric hospitals....
Mon., July 19, 2010 3:46pm
A state psychiatric hospital in Augusta is getting a new infusion of staff thanks to a partnership with the Medical College of Georgia. The effort...
Wed., June 30, 2010 2:58pm
A private foundation is sponsoring "community navigators" for a two-year period. The grant from the Bristol-Meyers Squibb Foundation will...
Mon., November 9, 2009 8:12am
Patients in the state’s mental hospitals have until the first week of Janua
Thu., October 29, 2009 11:16am
The state says it has made significant progress in fixing problems at its s