National Recovery Month (Recovery Month) is a national observance held every September to educate Americans that substance use treatment and mental health services can enable those with a mental and/or substance use disorder to live a healthy and rewarding life.
Recovery Month celebrates the gains made by those in recovery, just as we celebrate health…
Cobb County Community Services Board
Douglas County Community Services Board
3830 S. Cobb Drive, Suite 300
Smyrna, GA 30080
FOR RELEASE: June 15, 2015 CONTACT Tod Citron – 770-429-5000, Allan & Cathy Lipsett – 770-426-9347
Interim Director Named
Executive Director Tod Citron Taking New Post in Virginia
The Cobb County Community…
PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release: Tuesday, May 19, 2015
DOUGLAS COUNTY PROCLAIMS MAY AS “CHILDREN’S MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS MONTH”
Each year millions of people face the reality of living with a mental health condition. Douglas County and the Cobb and Douglas Community Services Board are bringing awareness to mental illness in children by highlighting this…
CDC DVH – Division of Viral Hepatitis –
Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C can become chronic, life-long infections which can lead to liver cancer. Millions of Americans are living with chronic viral hepatitis, and many do not know they are infected.
CDC’s Division of Viral Hepatitis is leading a national campaign called Know More Hepatitis. …
The mission of International Foundation for Research and Education on Depression (iFred) is to shine a positive light on depression and eliminate thestigma associated with the disease through prevention, research and education. Its goal is to ensure 100% of the 350 million people affected by depression seek and receive treatment.
iFred is creating a shift…
Join us as we celebrate National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Week
Governor Deal issued a proclamation declaring May 3-9, 2015 as Children’s Mental Health Awareness Week in Georgia. In support of children’s mental health, DBHDD and our partners at the Georgia Parent Support Network, Mental Health America of Georgia, Voices for Georgia’s Children, and the…
Former Atlanta Hawk mentors Georgia teens at Marietta center by Brittini Ray
Former Atlanta Hawk and Duke Blue Devil Roshown McLeod plays basketball with some of the kids at the Hartmann Center in Marietta. / Staff-C.B. Schmelter
MARIETTA — For former Atlanta Hawks basketball player Roshown McLeod, mentoring the state’s at-risk youth is a simple…
Autism Awareness Month
Join us in celebration for 2015 National Autism Awareness Month! National Autism Awareness Month represents an excellent opportunity to promote autism awareness, autism acceptance and to draw attention to the tens of thousands facing an autism diagnosis each year.
Fact & Statistics about Autism from Autism Society.
About 1 percent of…
A statement by HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius
Every day, the millions of Americans living with autism and their families face unique and daunting challenges that many of us will never fully appreciate. During National Autism Awareness Month, we renew our commitment to better understand autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and improve the lives of individuals living…