change is being made to better reflect the wide array of services provided by
the agency, according to Executive Director, Bobby Barton. Changes in the
marketplace of behavioral health services over the past few years have brought
unprecedented developments that are spurring growth and emerging trends in the
healthcare industry, he said. The term behavioral health includes not only
traditional mental health services, but a variety of services for individuals,
families and children, substance abuse services, and services for individuals
with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
this reason, the Board of Directors of Warren-Yazoo Mental Health Service decided
to forge a new brand for the organization under which all of services will be
known, Barton said.
want to have a uniformity of brand and name to better reflect the overall
services provided by the agency. Our mission hasn’t changed but our scope of
services has expanded to meet the changing needs” he said.