Office of Commissioner

  1. Deputy Commissioner

    Deputy Commissioner

    Vacant
    Deputy Commissioner
    609-292-6962


    The Integrated Health Services branch is designed to increase efficiency, coordination and integration of the state’s mental health and addiction prevention and treatment programs with the delivery of primary healthcare, including chronic disease prevention, treatment and management. It includes the Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services (DMHAS) led by Assistant Commissioner Valerie Mielke. The DMHAS is the state mental health authority and the Single State Authority on Substance Abuse. It plans, monitors, evaluates and regulates New Jersey's mental health and substance abuse prevention, early intervention, treatment and recovery efforts. It is also responsible for the operation of three regional adult psychiatric hospitals (Ancora, Greystone and Trenton), and one specialized facility providing maximum security (Ann Klein).



Last Reviewed: 1/16/2018