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Friday, November 1, 2019   (2 Comments - view/add)
6 Movies that Portray Mental Health and Depression Realistically »
By  Kristance Harlow ; from  The Fix, Addiction and Recovery, Straight Up. Movies have the power to sh...
Wednesday, September 18, 2019   (1 Comment - view/add)
Two Florida Schools Selected to Participate in Teen Mental Health First Aid Pilot Program »
Tallahassee, FL  – Florida was selected as one of the first expanded pilot sites for teen Mental Health First Aid. Th...
Thursday, May 9, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Ron DeSantis proclaims May 9th as Children's Mental Health Awareness Day in Florida »
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Tuesday, April 16, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Opioid Treatment Programs Gear Up to Provide Suicide Care »
    Mock tombstones designating some of the more than a thousand people who took their lives by suicide i...
Monday, March 25, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mark Fontaine Receives Visionary Leadership Award at NatCon19 »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Rebecca Roberts Communications Director, FADAA        &nb...
Wednesday, March 20, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mood Altering Messenger Goes Nuclear »
Serotonin is best known for its role as a chemical messenger in the brain, helping to regulate mood, appetite, sleep, and...
Monday, December 3, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
CDC Reports Show Life Expectancy Falling »
  Government reports released in November show life expectancy in the U.S. dropped for the third year in a row. Th...
Monday, May 14, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Assistant Secretary for Mental Health and Substance Abuse »
Elinore McCance-Katz, MD, PhD, Assistant Secretary, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration held a town...
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
FADAA Announces $1 Million in Grants to Fight State's Opioid Epidemic »
TALLAHASSEE, Fla., April 25, 2018 - The Florida Alcohol and Drug Abuse Association (FADAA) today announced it has receive...
Monday, March 12, 2018
FADAA Recognized Nationally »
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Monday, March 12, 2018
Mental Health Resources for Youth Signed into Law »
For Immediate Release: Gov. Rick Scott Signs Historic Legislation to Empower Schools to Provide Mental Health Resour...
Friday, February 23, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Scott's Press Release on Gun Laws, School Safety, and Mental Health »
Governor Scott outlines new mental health initiatives and additional mental health funding in wake of Marjory Stoneman Dou...
Monday, December 18, 2017
What Causes Bipolar Disorder? »
Scientists Think They’ve Found 7 Potential Sources Of The Illness.  Mental health issues are complex, and sever...