Latest Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services Stories

2015-04-24 23:03:21

Substance abuse is the number one public health problem in the state of Oklahoma according to the Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services. Canadian,

2010-12-04 00:00:37

Oklahoma’s need for hospitals providing specialty care is certainly immense; Brookhaven Hospital, a comprehensive health center for the treatment of behavioral health and neurologic disorders, has expanded to meet these needs.

2009-07-21 08:30:00

OKLAHOMA CITY, July 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Over the past three years, Oklahoma has risen from a "D" to a "B" grade in the 2009 National Alliance on Mental Illness' Grading the States Report -- a state-by-state assessment of the nation's public mental health care system.(1) Oklahoma showed the greatest improvement in the nation and is heads above the national average grade of "D."(1)Oklahoma's report card featured several of the state's innovations in mental health services, including...

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