About the SSPHA

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About Us

The Southern States Psychiatric Hospital Association (SSPHA) began with the idea that through sharing and collaboration, state psychiatric hospitals could improve patient care, effectiveness and efficiency in operations. Our organization works to assist member state hospitals to carry out their missions more effectively in the mental health system.

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Mission

The Southern State Psychiatric Hospital Association is established to assist member state hospitals to carry out their mission more effectively in the mental health system by addressing issues involving treatment, administration, standards and systems.

Officers

James E. Smith

James E. Smith

President
Paul Callens

Paul Callens

Secretary
David A. Sofferin

David A. Sofferin

Treasurer