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Press Archives for July 2012
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Below you will find news articles about ADMH or related to mental health and Press Releases issued by the department.

News Articles: Press Releases:

07/2012
Franklin County Times— 'Rightsizing' is not an answer, it is a cop out 

Gadsden Times— Another way to curb prison overcrowding 

WSFA-Montgomgery— Mental abuse of kids leaves lifelong scars 

Birmingham News— Groups deserve apology from Mary Moore for her use of the word 'retarded'  

Gadsden Times— Mental health court to offer pretrial diversion 

Cleburne News— Our legislature has done poor job 

Birmingham News— Psychiatric beds dwindle nationally 

WKRG— Possible state cuts coming to work program for special needs adults  

Associated Press— Montgomery’s Greil Hospital closing, psychiatric patients going to community care 

Montgomery Advertiser— Area mental health hospital to close Aug. 31 

Associated Press— Department of Mental Health sets closing date 

WSFA NBC 12— Greil Mental Hospital set to close 

Anniston Star— Budget cuts could force mental health facility to take on more patients 

Tuscaloosa News— LETTER: Mental health system decimated  

Gadsden Times— Galliher urges passage of budget amendment 

Press-Register— Mobile’s Jeff Ridgeway continues fight for disabled in Alabama 

Tuscaloosa News— New mental health chief promises no more layoffs 

Gadsden Times— New mental health leader: Funding elusive for downsizing plans 

Associated Press— Report: Too little mental health care for boomers 

WBMA ABC 33/40— Teens more likely to smoke and drink during summer months 

WKRG CBS 5— Job Hunters Desperately Searching 

Birmingham News— Summer heat and mental illness: a dangerous combination 

Cherokee County Herald— People with mental illnesses at higher risk of heat-related illness and death 

Associated Press— Jim Reddoch sworn in as new mental health commissioner 

WSFA NBC 12— Governor Bentley Swears in New Mental Health Commissioner 

07/2012
ADMH Announces Greil Hospital Closure Date 

People with Mental Illnesses at Higher Risk of Heat-Related Illness and Death 



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