ADAMHA - What does ADAMHA stand for? The Free Dictionary
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Reorganization Act of 1992 (sponsored by Senator Edward Kennedy) created a new organizational structure to address both services and research, the Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).
Legislation established the Alcohol, Drug Abuse and Mental Health Administration (ADAMHA
) in 1974, and other legislation established SAMHSA as the successor to ADAMHA
, Report of the Secretary's Task Force on Youth Suicide (DHHS Publication No.
This law abolished ADAMHA
and in its stead established the new entity Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).