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Draft Rules and Regulations for Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services

 

The Behavioral Health Division is developing revised Rules and Regulations of the Behavioral Health Division, Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services.  These rules are intended to replace all three sets of rules the Division is currently operating under the administrative rules, the personnel and program standards, and the substance abuse standards.

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   The following documents are saved in Adobe PDF format. 

Chapter 1: General Provisions

Chapter 2: Provider Certification

Chapter 3: Application for Funds and Selection of Providers

Chapter 4: Substance Abuse Treatment Standards

Chapter 5: Complaints

Chapter 6: Professional Standards for Personnel and Service Quality

Chapter 7: Court Supervised Treatment Programs

Chapter 8: Prevention Services 

Current rules may be found on the Wyoming Secretary of State Website: http://soswy.state.wy.us/Rules/


For more information and to submit written comments please contact
Carol Day
Carol Day, M.P.A.
Community Systems Unit Manager
Behavioral Health Division
Wyoming Department of Health
6101 Yellowstone Road, Suite 220
Cheyenne, Wyoming  82002
 
 
Helpful Links and Information

Assessments and Evidence Base:

ASAM Placement Criteria http://www.asam.org/publications/the-asam-criteria

DSM http://www.dsm5.org/Pages/Default.aspx

SAMHSA’s National Registry of Evidence-based Practices http://www.nrepp.samhsa.gov/

 

Medication Assisted Treatment:

National Institute on Drug Abuse http://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/topics-in-brief/medication-assisted-treatment-opioid-addiction

NiaTx http://www.niatx.net/Content/ContentPage.aspx?PNID=2&NID=256

Office of National Drug Control Policy http://www.whitehouse.gov/sites/default/files/ondcp/recovery/medication_assisted_treatment_9-21-20121.pdf

SAMHSA – HRSA Center for Integrated Solutions http://www.integration.samhsa.gov/clinical-practice/mat/mat-overview

 

Certification and Credentials:

CARF http://www.carf.org/Accreditation/

JCAHO http://www.jointcommission.org/accreditation/behavioral_health_care.aspx

NIAHO/DNV http://dnvaccreditation.com/pr/dnv/default.aspx

Wyoming Mental Health Professions http://plboards.state.wy.us/mentalhealth/

Wyoming Peer Specialists http://www.health.wyo.gov/mhsa/recovery/peerspecialist.html

Wyoming Substance Abuse Certification http://www.health.wyo.gov/mhsa/treatment/Certifications.html

 

Other:

Wyoming Administrative Procedures Act http://legisweb.state.wy.us/statutes/statutes.aspx?file=titles/Title16/T16CH3.htm

Wyoming Court Supervised Treatment Program Act http://www.health.wyo.gov/mhsa/drugcourt/DrugCourtLinks.html

Wyoming Secretary of State Rules Database http://soswy.state.wy.us/Rules/

Wyoming State Statutes http://legisweb.state.wy.us/LSOWEB/wyStatutes.aspx
 
Last updated 11/14/13 jj