Behavioral Health Council
Enabling Statute / Mayoral Order:
Governing Agency / Agency Acronym:
Department of Behavioral Health (DBH)
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
The Behavioral Health Council* advises the Director of the Department of Behavioral Health in the planning and implementation of person-centered behavior health services. Members monitor and evaluate the allocation and adequacy of mental health and substance use disorder services within the District, and use the finding to review the annual Block Grant Plan pursuant to 42 USC § 300x-3.
*The Council is not a public body, but is voluntarily choosing to comply with the Open Meetings Act.