Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

Mississippi

Agency

239 North Lamar Street, 1101 Robert E. Lee Building
Jackson, MS 39201
United States

SSA Contact

Jerri Avery

Director, Bureau of Alcohol and Drug Abuse
Mississippi Department of Mental Health
(601) 359-6176
(601) 359-6672 (fax)

NPN Contact

Melody Winston

Prevention Services Director, Bureau of Alcohol and Drug Abuse
Mississippi Department of Mental Health
(601) 359-5198
(601) 359-6672 (fax)

Epidemiological Workgroup Contact

Thia Walker

601-359-6838

Other Key Contacts

Project Director

Charlene Barnette
MS Department of Mental Health
(601) 359-5142
(601) 359-6672 (fax)

Block Grant Director

Chuck Oliphant
Bureau of Alcohol and Drug Abuse, Mississippi Department of Mental Health
(601) 359-6227
(601) 359-6672 (fax)

Evaluator

John Barkowski
Department of Sociology, University of Texas at San Antonio
(210) 508-2530

Program Administrator

Molly Portera
Partnership for Success Director, Mississippi Department of Mental Health Bureau of Alcohol and Drug Services
(601) 359-5142
(601) 359-6672 (fax)

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