Fri., April 11, 2014 12:42pm
An independent reviewer reports that Georgia is failing to provide adequate supervision of individuals with developmental disabilities who are moved...
Tue., February 11, 2014 11:00am
The sponsor of a medical marijuana bill said Monday after a three-hour legislative hearing that the proposal must get significant revisions before it...
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...
Mon., February 18, 2013 5:21pm
The pending execution of Warren Lee Hill is highlighting Georgia’s tough standard for proving mental disability in death-penalty cases. Hill’s...
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...
Mon., May 30, 2011 11:32am
The closure of a state-run mental hospital in northwest Georgia is being pushed back. Officials say it's to allow more time for new community...
Tue., October 19, 2010 4:14pm
Georgia will stop admitting people with developmental disabilities into state hospitals.
Thu., August 26, 2010 4:53pm
Georgia Tech is leading a team of universities that received a $10 million federal grant to develop a computerized early warning system for young...
Thu., June 10, 2010 3:47pm
A police chief and a superintendant are suspended, while three other officials have resigned, following the Tazing of an Autistic teenager.
Fri., July 31, 2009 6:07am
The site is one of seven under consideration for mercury storage as federal