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HRH Announces Melanie Dallas as New CEO

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You are Invited! An Introduction to System of Care

Please join us Thursday, April 14, 2016 as we discuss the history, core values and guiding principles of System of Care. Highland Rivers Health (HRH) and Lookout Mountain Community Services (LMCS) are hosting the free training event at the Cartersville Civic Center, 345 W. Main St., Cartersville. Lunch will be provided courtesy of Amerigroup.

This interactive training includes presentations from local, regional and state System of Care partners, including family representatives and LM CME System of Care staff. Throughout the day, you will have opportunities to learn about and consider how System of Care philosophies can be implemented to enhance services for families, improve outcomes, encourage creative solutions and support positive working environments for staff.

CEU credits applied for - LPCA, NASW and GACA - $10.00, due at sign-in on day of the event.

Click here to register

(Highland Rivers and CHS staff should register through Relias Learning)

Made possible by generous efforts and support from:

Highland Rivers Health
Lookout Mountain Community Services / Lookout Mountain CME
Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities

Highland Rivers Health Announces New CEO!

Meet Melanie Dallas

Effective April 1st, 2015: Melanie Dallas, LPC, will become Chief Executive Officer of Highland Rivers Health. Melanie has over 26 years of experience in behavioral health which encompasses leadership, strategic planning, operations, budgeting and financial management in both the private and public sectors. She has been serving the mission of Highland Rivers Health since 2012 in the role of Chief Operating Officer. In December, Mrs. Dallas stepped into the interim CEO role and has not stopped working to ensure that Highland Rivers Health is ready for the opportunities and challenges that lie ahead. Our board and team are truly excited for what the future holds under her leadership.    

Make an Appointment

To Schedule an Appointment or Cancel and Reschedule an Existing Appointment Call Our NEW Number 1-800-729-5700
If you are in a crisis after hours or weekends, Contact the Georgia Access and Crisis Line 1-800-715-4225
Highland Rivers Health's Main Administration Office 1401 Applewood Drive, Dalton, Georgia 30720

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We are Accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities & a Core Provider for the Department of Behavioral Health & Developmental Disabilities.

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