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Thank you for visiting the Fulton County Department of Behavioral Health & Developmental Disabilities website for Child & Adolescent Services.      

To better meet the behavioral health & addiction needs of Fulton County youth and young adults, we contract with Chris 180 to provide services in our facilities.     Fulton County now has four convenient locations to better serve you.    Visit the LOCATIONS page for a list of our facilities, or call (404) 612-9339.

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"CHASING THE DRAGON" FILM DOCUMENTARY DELIVERS SOBERING MESSAGE ABOUT OPIOID ADDICTION & ITS DEVASTATING EFFECTS ON FAMILIES    

 Opioid Film LaTrina 2019

ABOVE: Dr. Patrick O'Neal, Interim District Health Director at the Fulton County Board of Health & LaTrina Foster, Director of the   Fulton County Department of Behavioral Health & Developmental Disabilities (BHDD)      

Both Dr. Patrick O'Neal and LaTrina Foster were on hand to discuss the role of public health and behavioral health and addiction services at the film premier of "Chasing The Dragon", a captivating and jarring documentary film about the devastating effects of opioid addiction, its impact on families, and the lives of a group of people who were struggling to overcome their addiction.   The film was produced by the FBI and targets high school students.   The film premier was held at the Alpharetta Branch Library.  

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LATEST NEWS  

  • The Fulton County Department of Behavioral Health & Developmental Disabilities is expanding behavioral health & addiction services for youth and young adults in north Fulton County.   Read more here.              
  • Read this to recognize  the warning signs of suicide.    Get help by calling the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255.

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