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ARTHUR C. EVANS, Ph.D., COMMISSIONER OF PHILADELPHIA'S DEPARTMENT OF BEHAVIORIAL HEALTH & INTELLECTUAL DISABILITIES SELECTED AS "FATHER OF THE YEAR" BY HOUSE OF UMOJA, INC.

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Queen Mother Falaka Fattah
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House of Umoja, Inc.
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PHILADELPHIA, PA (USA) – 13 June 2013 – The House of Umoja, Inc. (www.houseofumoja.org), one of the key players in the Global Fatherhood and Men’s Issues Community, has announced its selection of Arthur C. Evans, Ph.D. as “Father of the Year”. The father of three daughters, Dr. Evans currently serves as the Commissioner of Philadelphia’s Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual Disabilities – a US$1 billion health care agency. During his tenure, Dr. Evans has transformed the manner in which behavioral health care and intellectual disability services are delivered throughout the City of Philadelphia – the fifth largest metropolitan area in the United States. He has moved the focus to recovery for adults, resiliency for children, and self-determination for all people who use intellectual disability services. A clinical and com…