Mission, Vision & Values


Serve • Empower • Support



Promoting the health and well-being of Alabamians with mental illnesses, developmental disabilities and substance use disorders



Core values are the basis on which the members of Alabama Department of Mental Health staff make decisions, plan strategy, and interact with each other and those we serve.


  • Honesty
  • Respect
  • Selflessness
  • Communication
  • Dedication
  • Integrity
  • Collaboration