Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health Administration

Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health Administration

 (ADAMHA)
a former agency of the United States Department of Health and Human Services; in 1992 its services were divided between the substance abuse and mental health services administration, the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, and the National Institute on Drug Abuse.

Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health Administration

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ADAMHA

A U.S. government agency that is part of the National Institutes of Health. The agency administers grant programs supporting research, training, and service programs in alcoholism, drug abuse, and mental health.
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The 1992 Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health Administration Reorganization Act (Public Law 102-321) established the Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS) to provide national leadership for the treatment and prevention of mental illness.
Last year, the head of the then Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health Administration resigned his position amid controversy over his statements linking inner-city crime to the behavior of monkeys; soon thereafter, federal officials withdrew funds for an upcoming conference addressing genetic influences on crime.
This workshop is the last in a series sponsored by the Office for Treatment Improvement (OTI) of the Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health Administration, Division of Review.
NIMH is part of the Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health Administration, a component of the U.
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