Below are two recent documents the Department of Mental Health has developed to provide an overview of Mississippi’s Public Mental Health System and the efforts made by the department in its expansion of community-based services and the transformation to a person-centered and recovery-oriented system of care.
Progress Update on Mississippi’s Public Mental Health System – This is a white paper which highlights the progress made within the public mental health system related to the expansion of community-based services since 2011. (White Paper revised November 2016)
Progress Update Flyer - This is a flyer which highlights many of the activities listed in the white paper. This condensed version of the white paper will be easier to share with individuals who are interested in learning more about the expansion of community-based services. (Flyer revised September 2016)