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Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
31 guidance documents relevant to this agency for the criteria specified
Documents applying to multiple boards may be listed under each board.

ID Title Effective Date  
Agency level documents applying to all of this agency's boards
DD 01 2021 Person-Centered ISP Guidance 6/7/2021  Changes Being Made
DD 04 DSP and DSP Supervisor DD Waiver Orientation and Competencies Protocol 3/27/2020 
DD 05 DBHDS DD Support Coordination (Case Management) Handbook 11/25/2021 
DD 06 Supported Decision-Making Agreement Draft Sample 7/15/2022 
DD 07 The Individual and Family Support Funding Guidelines (FY2023) 1/9/2023 
DD 08 Case Management Operational Guidelines 2023 3/2/2023 
FOR 01 Guidelines for the Management of Individuals Found Not Guilty By Reason of Insanity 3/3/2022 
FOR 03 Not Guilty By Reason of Insanity: Reference Manual for CSBs/BHAs 1/15/2017 
FOR 04 Adult Outpatient Competency Restoration Manual for CSBs/BHAs 1/15/2017 
FOR 05 Foresnic Evaluation Oversight Manual 8/24/2023 
LIC 06 Guidance for Selected Licensing Regulations 11/25/2014 
LIC 08 Fall Risk Assessments (-720.B.) 6/5/2017 
LIC 09 Nutrition Guidelines and Form (-600) 6/5/2017 
LIC 10 Guidance on Ceiling Height Requirements 6/8/2017 
LIC 12 Guidance for Certificate of Use and Occupancy 6/9/2017 
LIC 15 Guidance for Counseling in Medication Assisted/Opioid Treatment (MAT/OTP) Services 3/1/2018 
LIC 16 Guidance for Quality Improvement Plan 11/28/2020 
LIC 17 Guidance for Serious Incident Reporting 11/28/2020 
LIC 18 Individuals with Developmental Disabilities with High Risk Health Conditions 6/1/2020 
LIC 19 Corrective Action Plans (CAPs) 8/22/2020 
LIC 20 Incident Reporting 8/22/2020 
LIC 21 Guidance for Risk Management 8/27/2020 
MH 01 Mandatory Outpatient Treatment Guidance 8/15/2012 
MH 01a Mandatory Outpatient Treatment Guidance 12/30/2016 
MH 02 Medical Screening and Assessment Guidance 4/1/2014 
MH-CSB 01 Discharge Protocols for Community Services Boards and State Mental Health Facilities 11/15/2018 
MH-CSB 02 Discharge Assistance Program Manual 11/30/2018 
ORS 01 Certified Recovery Residences 3/7/2020 
Part C 05 Child Indicators Booklet 12/20/2018 
Part C 09 Early Intervention Practice Manual 7/9/2021 
Part C 10 Transition from Part C to Part B Questions and Answers 12/28/2018