News Release: SCDMH receives $11 million grant for kids and families in Cherokee, Spartanburg, and Union counties

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 7, 2021 Contact: Tracy LaPointe (803) 898-8582 Tracy.LaPointe@scdmh.org Mental Health receives $11 million grant to serve kids and families in Cherokee, Spartanburg, and Union counties Columbia, SC – The South Carolina Department of Mental Health (SCDMH), in partnership with the Department of Children’s Advocacy, partners of the Joint Council on Children… Read More

News Release: Maxwell Appointed to SC Mental Health Commission

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 17, 2021 Contact: Tracy LaPointe l (803) 898-8582 l Tracy.LaPointe@scdmh.org               Maxwell Appointed to SC Mental Health Commission Columbia, SC – Crystal A. Maxwell, MD, of Fort Mill, has been appointed to serve as a member of the South Carolina Mental Health Commission, filling the seat for South Carolina’s Fifth Congressional… Read More

SCDMH Commemorates Mental Health Month 2021

May 3, 2021 Contact: SCDMH Office of Public Affairs (803) 898-8582 Tracy.LaPointe@scdmh.org SCDMH Commemorates Mental Health Month 2021 Amid pandemic, Agency reiterates the importance of good mental health in good times and bad Columbia, SC — May is Mental Health Month across the United States. This year, the South Carolina Department of Mental Health seeks… Read More

News Release: Levy, Mann Appointed to South Carolina Mental Health Commission

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 19, 2021 Contact: Tracy LaPointe l (803) 898-8582 l Tracy.LaPointe@scdmh.org               Levy, Mann Appointed to SC Mental Health Commission Columbia, SC – Elliott Levy, MD, of Charleston and Bobby H. Mann, Jr., of Greenville, have been appointed to serve as members of the South Carolina Mental Health Commission, filling the seats… Read More