Press Release

Substance Use Disorder Treatment Assistance: Increase in Overdoses Seen

16:30 26 June in Press Release

Montgomery, Ala. - The emergence of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) has presented many challenges to Alabamians. During these uncertain times, those who misuse substances are particularly vulnerable. The isolation, lack of social interaction, and normal activities have challenged many individuals who are in recovery. In addition...

National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week® 2020 -
March 30th – April 5th

15:41 30 March in Press Release

Montgomery, Ala. - National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week® links students with scientists and other experts to counteract the myths about drugs and alcohol that teens get from the internet, social media, TV, movies, music, or from friends. The Alabama Department of Mental Health, Office of Prevention...

Public Notice for Intent to Submit 1115 Demonstration Proposal Postponed

20:16 20 March in Developmental Disabilities, Press Release

Update: The previously scheduled opportunities for public comment on the 1115 proposal will be postponed due to the COVID-19 state of emergency. We will provide information about the rescheduled dates as soon as possible. The written comment period is currently open and will be extended...