News and Events
In its annual report, the Ohio Department of Mental Health (ODMH) describes the services the department offers and how appropriated funds have been spent. The report includes utilization of state hospitals.
Interested in events related to mental health? You can search our calendar by topic, month or county, or sign up to have monthly schedules sent to you automatically. If you are planning an event related to mental health, you can share the details with others by submitting an on-line request to have your event posted on our calendar.
Links in this section will take you to live coverage of Ohio's state government or to the Ohio General Assembly Web site. Whenever ODMH testifies before the General Assembly on issues related to mental health and the operations of the department, text of that testimony will be posted here.
Through a system of numbered advisories, ODMH communicates topics/issues that have policy significance or impact on mental health boards, mental health agencies, regional psychiatric hospitals and shareholder organizations. Advisories released in the current fiscal year are sent out to specific partners, then posted on our Web site. Advisories from previous years are archived.
Research and Evaluation Publications
The ODMH Office of Research and Evaluation disseminates information through publications, reports and bulletins based on studies conducted by the office staff and funded through the Department's Research Grants Program.