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On July 1, 2003, the Alaska Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse and the Mental Health aspect of the Division of Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities merged into a new Division. Services previously carried out by each of these divisions will be carried out under the new Division of Behavioral Health. In addition, the Office of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, formerly under the Commissioner's Office, also joined the Division. Details and other information available on the website linke below.
Populations:Psychiatric Disabilities/Mental Illness
Behavioral Health; Mental Health; Treatment & Recovery; Early Intervention
Alaska Division of Behavioral Health
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