Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinics (CCBHCs) are non-profit organizations that provide integrated health care for individuals and families with behavioral health conditions who are underserved, indigent, insured, uninsured, or on Medicaid, regardless of ability to pay. They provide a minimum of nine types of services directly, or through contract with partner organizations, with an emphasis on the provision of 24-hour crisis care, evidence-based practices, care coordination and integration with physical health care.
National Council for Mental Wellbeing 2022 CCBHC Impact Report: https://www.thenationalcouncil.org/resources/2021-ccbhc-state-impact-report-transforming-state-behavioral-health-systems/
National Council for Mental Wellbeing 2021 CCBHC Impact Report: https://www.thenationalcouncil.org/resources/2022-ccbhc-impact-report/
CCBHC National Success Center: https://www.thenationalcouncil.org/program/ccbhc-success-center/
Additional information on CCBHCs is available on SAMHSA’s website at: https://www.samhsa.gov/certified-community-behavioral-health-clinics
The current certification criteria are available at: https://www.samhsa.gov/sites/default/files/programs_campaigns/ccbhc-criteria.pdf
Announcements on the CCBHC criteria update process will be available at: https://www.samhsa.gov/certified-community-behavioral-health-clinics/ccbhc-criteria-update-announcements