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DMH Accepting Comments on Record Guide Revision

The Department of Mental Health is accepting public comment on proposed revisions for the 2016 Revision of the Department of Mental Health Record Guide For Mental Health, Intellectual…

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DMH Response to Federal Court Order

September 6, 2019 – DMH was notified this week that Judge Carlton Reeves found the State is violating Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act, but he…

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Think Again About Mental Health + Chronic Illness

May 23, 2019 (Jackson, Miss) – May is recognized around the world as Mental Health Awareness Month, a time to focus on mental health, learn about the steps everyone…

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DMH Offering Mental Health First Aid Training

May 23, 2019 (Jackson, Miss.) – The Mississippi Department of Mental Health is currently offering Youth Mental Health First Aid Training through a federal grant available through the…

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DMH Launches Renewed “Shatter the Silence” campaign

The Department of Mental Health is launching a renewed suicide prevention campaign, encouraging young people throughout the state to reach out if they are experiencing thoughts of suicide….

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