Behavioral Health Services Rules

Behavioral Health Services Rules

Chapter 388-877 WAC - Behavioral health services administrative requirements

Rule changes effective April 1, 2018:

DOH WACs Related to Chemical Dependency Treatment:

  • Chapter 246-811 WAC - Chemical Dependency Professionals
  • Chapter 246-810 WAC - Registered Counselors
  • Chapter 246-337 WAC - Residential Treatment Facilities
  • Chapter 246-15 WAC - Whistleblower Complaints in Health Care Settings
    (Note: Effective June 12, 2008, as a result of Engrossed Substitute Senate Bill 6776, which passed during the 2008 Legislative Session, the state of Washington Employee Whistleblower Program changed.  One of the most significant changes in the bill expands the responsibility for taking whistleblower assertions to every state government agency in Washington.)

Revised Codes of Washington (RCWs):

Other Mental Health Rules

  • Chapter 388-855 WAC - Liability for costs of care and hospitalization of the mentally ill
  • Chapter 388-865 WAC - Community mental health and involuntary treatment programs
  • Chapter 388-875 WAC - Criminally insane person committed to the care of the department of social and health services - evaluation, placement, care and discharge

Revised Codes of Washington:

Other Problem and Pathological Gambling Rules

Other Laws and Agency Rules