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Maryland's Helpline
Maryland's Helpline is available 24/7 to provide support, guidance, and assistance.​
Call 211, Press 1 
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Learn more about how Maryland is combatting the heroin and opioid crisis

BHA Latest Information


A virtual 3-day Motivational Interviewing Training
September 15, 16, 17, 2020
Time: 10:30 am to 12:30 pm.
Instructor Christine Higgins, M.A., Member of MINT.  
 
Sponsored by The Behavioral Health Administration and the UMD Training Center
You may register for 1 or all of the sessions and 2 CEU are available for each session.
  
Please register for each session separately.  The links are below:

Tuesday, September 15, 2020
Using Motivational Interviewing in Virtual Communication  (Regi​ster)
 
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
Motivational Interviewing and the Stages of Change
 
Thursday, September 17, 2020
Using Motivational Interviewing to Increase Change Talk (Regi​ster​​)


The Maryland Behavioral Health Administration would like to provide interested parties with an opportunity to review the FY 2020-2021 State Behavioral Health Plan and is requesting written public comments submitted by email to greta.carter@maryland.gov​.  ​Click here.

​​Mental Health Targeted Case Management: Care Coordination for Adults and Mental Health Targeted Case Management: Care Coordination for Children and Youth.
BHA is soliciting proposals from community-based organizations, nonprofit organizations, hospitals and local health departments which are interested in implementing mobile crisis services, walk-in crisis centers, residential crisis services, or crisis stabilization services to establish and/or enhance the behavioral health crisis services array in local jurisdictions throughout Maryland.​

Maryland Addiction Consultation Service (MACS)
1-855-337-MACS (6227)        http://www.marylandmacs.org/
MACS provides support to prescribers and their practices in addressing the needs of their patients with substance use disorders and chronic pain management.
To get the latest news, information, and to find out about upcoming opportunities MACS has planned, click here​

​Maryland's Certification of Recovery Residences is LIVE. Read all about the certification process and complete the application.
MCORR Documentation Checklists
Level I ​         Level II            Level III         Level IV​​

On or before November 1, 2017, the credentialing entity shall publish a list of each recovery
residence that holds a certificate of compliance and a list of each recovery residence operating
in each county in the state. Behavioral Health Administration has been approved by the
Department as the credentialing entity for recovery residence certification. Any questions or 
requests for additional information may be submitted to mcorr.info@maryland.gov.
Maryland Recovery Residence Lists

Maryland's online training for naloxone is LIVE. Complete the training below and receive your certificate TODAY. 


​​​Web Portal for Maryland Medicaid Recipients Health Indicators Data​ ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

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BHA ​Resources​


Quick Links​​


​​​Maryland Addiction Consultation Service (MACS)
1-855-337-MACS (6227)      ​​​http://www.marylandmacs.org/​
MACS provides support to prescribers and their practices in addressing the needs of their patients with substance use disorders and chronic pain management.  To get the latest news, information, and to find out about upcoming opportunities MACS has planned, click here​.


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