Metropolitan Human Services District

Greater New Orleans Area Behavioral Health ServicesMHSD will provide and coordinate, directly and through community collaboration, a range of services to address mental health, addictive disorder, and developmental disability needs among the citizens of Orleans, St. Bernard and Plaquemines Parishes.


  • Provide research-based prevention, early intervention, treatment, and recovery support services to affected citizens and their families.
  • Coordinate among all relevant actors to provide for a continuum of care across the range of necessary and related services.
  • Develop and apply metrics that will enable measurement of progress (or lack thereof) toward specific goals commensurate with mission purpose.


Contact Information

Dr. Rochelle Head-Dunham - Executive Director