Why is MIAW important? Each year millions of Americans face the reality of living with a mental health condition. During the first full week of October, NAMI and participants across the country are bringing awareness to mental illness. Each year we fight stigma, provide support, educate the public and advocate for equal care. Each […]
What is CDCSB?
The Cobb County Community Services Board and the Douglas County Community Services Board (CSB) are public agencies created by state law to provide mental health, developmental disability, and/or substance abuse services. Our service areas are Cobb, Douglas, and Cherokee Counties, Georgia.
Philosophy of Care
To maximize satisfaction and outcomes through respectful, evidence-based treatment and interventions, with responsible use of resources.
Our Core Values
Passion for innovation and integrity
Customer-driven care and support
Focus on community
9/11 Impacting Children’s Mental Health, By Elizabeth Rawlins Doctors say the number of children diagnosed with anxiety disorders in the last decade has nearly doubled. Dr. Karen Browner-Elhanan says we don’t live in the same world we used to, and it’s taking a toll on our children’s mental health. She says since 9/11, there […]
September is Recovery Month In its 25th year, Recovery Month promotes the societal benefits of prevention, treatment, and recovery for mental and substance use disorders. This year’s theme, “Join the Voices for Recovery: Speak Up, Reach Out,” encourages people to openly speak up about mental and substance use disorders and the reality of recovery, and […]