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Department of Behavioral Health (DBH) Rules

Title: 22 Health

Subtitle: 22-A Mental Health

The following lists each chapter of Title 22-A of the District of Columbia Municipal Regulations (DCMR), which pertains to mental health and substance use disorder authorities authorized by the Department of Behavioral Health Establishment Act of 2013, effective December 24, 2013 (D.C. Law 20-61). Each chapter is linked to the D.C. Register.

Chapter Number

Chapter Heading

Chapter 1

Consent to Treatment

Chapter 3

Consumer Grievance Procedures

Chapter 5

Use of Restraints and Seclusion

Chapter 10

Fees and Trainer Expenses for the Department of Behavioral Health Training Events

Chapter 12

Priority Populations

Chapter 22

Supported Housing Services for Mental Health Consumers

Chapter 25

Health Home Certification Standards

Chapter 30

Free Standing Mental Health Clinic Certification Standards

Chapter 33

DC Community Service Agency Consumer Transition Voucher

Chapter 34

Mental Health Rehabilitation Services Provider Certification Standards

Chapter 35

Child Choice Provider Certification Standards

Chapter 36

Child Choice Providers – Specialized Services and Reimbursement Rates

Chapter 37

Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Support Employment Services and Provider Certification Standards

Chapter 38

Mental Health Community Residence Facilities

Chapter 39

Psychosocial Rehabilitation Clubhouse Certification Standards

Chapter 44

Mental Health Grants

Chapter 52

Community-Based Intervention Level IV – Functional Family Therapy – Reimbursement

Chapter 53

Treatment Planning Services Provided to Department of Behavioral Health Consumers in Institutional Settings – Description and Reimbursement

Chapter 54

Private Hospital Probable Cause Hearing – Reimbursement

Chapter 55

Per Diem Charges for Inpatient Services at Saint Elizabeths Hospital

Chapter 56

Supported Independent Living Program – Reimbursement

Chapter 57

Mental Health Community Residence Facility Per Diem

Chapter 58

Independent Mental Health Community Residence Facility Supportive Services – Reimbursement

Chapter 62

Reimbursement Rates for Services Provided by the Department of Behavioral Health Certified Substance Abuse Providers

Chapter 63

Certification Standards for Substance Use Disorder Treatment and Recovery Providers

Chapter 64

Reimbursement Rates for Services Provided by the Department of Behavioral Health Chapter 63 Certified Substance Use Disorder Providers

Chapter 65

Transition Planning, Eligibility, Provider Certification and Service Standards

Chapter 73

Department of Mental Health Peer Specialist Certification

Chapter 76

Department of Mental Health Officer-Agent Certification

Chapter 80

Certification Standards for Behavioral Health Stabilization Providers

Chapter 81

Reimbursement Rates for Services Provided by the Department of Behavioral Health Chapter 80 Certified Behavioral Health Stabilization Providers

Title: 16 Consumers, Commercial Practices and Civil Infractions

Chapter 35

Department of Behavioral Health (DBH) Infractions