The CDMH will be a committee-based organization with two co-chairs.   The co-chairs will be elected for two-year terms on alternate years.  The CDMH will meet at least quarterly with minutes being recorded.  Official membership will consist of representatives from partnering organizations including:


- Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services Board for Montgomery County
-
American Red Cross
-
Boonshoft School of Medicine Department of Psychiatry
-
Clark County Combined Health District

- Clark County Emergency Management Agency
-
Dayton Veterans Administration Medical Center
-
Greater Dayton Area Hospital Association
-
Hospice of Dayton

- Logan/Champaign MHDAS Board
-
National Center for Medical Readiness

- Public Health Dayton & Montgomery County

- Tri-County Board of Recovery & Mental Health Services
- Wright Patterson AFB School of Aerospace Medicine
-
Wright State University College of Nursing and Health

- Other interested providers in the region are also invited.
 
For a binding vote there must be at least five of the partnering organizations represented and then it will be a simple majority of all attending the meeting.  Funding for organization activities will be provided by the individual members as well as available state and federal funds.

 OBJECTIVES:
- Develop networks of educated disaster mental health providers within the Miami Valley Region.
- Creation of regular, regional Disaster Mental Health Symposium.
- Promote a coalition of mental health partners supporting community responses during emergency events.

Center for Disaster Mental Health

Administrative Plan

Center for Disaster Mental Health

Administrative Plan

Greater Dayton Area Hospital Association

Center for Disaster Mental Health
241 Taylor Street, Suite 130

Dayton OH  45402

Direct CDMH Office:  937-424-2362

GDAHA Office:  937-228-1000

CDMH@gdaha.org