Behavioral Health and Developmental Services

‚ÄčThe Behavioral Health and Developmental Services Division is responsible for:

  • Conducting annual, unannounced inspections of state facilities operated by the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services;
  • Inspecting, monitoring, and reviewing the quality of services at state-operated facilities and more than 1,000 licensed providers of behavioral health, substance use and developmental services;
  • Keeping the General Assembly and Joint Commission on Health Care informed of significant problems; and
  • Investigating specific complaints of abuse, neglect, or inadequate care.