Press Releases

Public Information inquiries may be directed to 334-242-3417 or emailed to Below you will find press releases issued by the department and news articles about ADMH or related to mental health.

Stepping Up Month of Action in Alabama
Montgomery, Ala. – In May, the nation and our state celebrate Stepping Up Month of Action, during which counties across Read more.
Montgomery, Ala. – The Alabama Department of Mental Health, Office of Prevention is spearheading a series of activities in observance Read more.
Montgomery Ala.–  The Alabama Department of Mental Health, community partners and the Montgomery Biscuits are hosting Strike Out Stigma Night to Read more.
Auburn and ADMH Partner to Create Opioid Training Institute
AUBURN, Alabama – Alabama is one of the most affected states in the country when it comes to the Opioid Crisis. Read more.
Mental Health Awareness Month Celebrated #4Mind4Body
Montgomery, AL – When you or someone you love is dealing with a mental health concern, it can be an Read more.
ADMH celebrates the 14th Annual Capitol Showcase
Montgomery, Ala. – Since 2005, ADMH has hosted the Capitol Showcase, a consumer art show at the Alabama’s State Capitol. Read more.
Information available to assist displaced Madison County patients – ADPH FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Scott Harris, M.D., M.P.H. (334) 206-5200 CONTACT: Jamey Durham (334) 206-5634 Law enforcement officials have Read more.
ADMH Launches New Website
THE ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH LAUNCHES NEW WEBSITE – First Comprehensive Website Redesign in 12 Years makes Information more Read more.
Call for Entries for Capitol Art Showcase
Montgomery Ala.–  Since 2005, ADMH has hosted an art show at Alabama’s state Capitol. Artists from around the state with Read more.