Author: Dept. of Mental Health

COVID-19 Crisis Information Line Available Now: 1-888-442-1793

14:35 17 December in News Article, Press Release

Montgomery, Ala. – The Alabama Department of Mental Health and The Alabama Emergency Management Agency stand together, more prepared to assist citizens in the state with additional resources related to COVID-19 mental health needs, with the awarding of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and...

ADMH Welcomes Kimberly Boswell as Commissioner

16:56 16 December in News Article, Press Release

Montgomery, Ala. – Governor Kay Ivey selected Kimberly G. Boswell as Commissioner of the Alabama Department of Mental Health (ADMH) on November 30, 2020, stating, “She (Kimberly) has spent the entirety of her professional career devoted to helping struggling individuals and I appreciate her willingness...

Crisis Diversion Centers Awards Announced

16:52 19 November in Newsletter, Press Release, Uncategorized

10-28-20 Crisis Diversion Center Announcement Governor Ivey Announces Awardees of Crisis Center Funding OCTOBER 28, 2020 MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey announced today, along with Commissioner Lynn Beshear of the Alabama Department of Mental Health and House Majority Leader Nathaniel Ledbetter, the awardees of funding for crisis centers to...

Suicide Prevention Awareness Month 2020 – #BeThe1To

16:34 08 September in Press Release

Montgomery, Ala. – All of us can help prevent suicide. Every year, the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, other mental health organizations and individuals across the nation raise awareness of suicide prevention during September. While suicide prevention is important to address year-round, Suicide Prevention Awareness Month...