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A year into the COVID-19 pandemic, Philly health officials want to ‘boost your mood’

KYW   -   March 22, 2021 - DBHIDS in the News

CLICK TO SEE FULL REPORT FROM KYW The Department of Behavioral Health and I...

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COVID In Philadelphia: City To Keep Restrictions In Place After Pennsylvania Allows Larger Crowds

CBS3   -   March 17, 2021 - DBHIDS in the News

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — COVID-19 restrictions in Philadelphia will remain in...

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City announces campaign to help strengthen mind and body

Metro   -   March 17, 2021 - DBHIDS in the News

The Philadelphia Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual disAbilit...

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Addressing trauma in children as gun violence continues to impact Philadelphia teens

FOX29   -   March 12, 2021 - DBHIDS in the News

With gun violence continuing to rise, especially among younger Philadelphia...

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HIPAA Breach Update

January 4, 2021 - DBHIDS in the News

Posted 6/1/20 Updated 6/15/20 Updated 6/24/20 Updated 8/14/20 Updated 10/5/...

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Mayor Kenney Announces Permanent Appointment of Jill Bowen as Commissioner of DBHIDS

December 17, 2020 - DBHIDS in the News

Click for entire news release PHILADELPHIA – Mayor Kenney today announced...

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Mental health and battling depression during a pandemic

Fox 29   -   November 23, 2020 - DBHIDS in the News

CMO of the Department of Behavioral Health Dr. Sosunmolu Shoyinka and CEO a...

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DBHIDS Trauma Resources in the Wake of the Death of Walter Wallace Jr.

November 4, 2020 - DBHIDS in the News

Click to view official news release (PDF) Nov. 3, 2020, PHILADELPHIA — Th...

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Message from Acting DBHIDS Commissioner Dr. Jill Bowen

October 29, 2020 - DBHIDS in the News

Click to read entire official news release Dear Philadelphia Residents, Fam...

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Intellectual disAbility Services Names Kleckner J. Charles as New Director

October 20, 2020 - DBHIDS in the News

PHILADELPHIA – The City’s Department of Behavioral Health and Intellect...

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