Term Outpatient Mental Health Facilities
Code RM-6500
Definition Programs that provide walk-in, walk-out diagnostic and treatment services for children, adolescents and/or adults who have acute or chronic psychiatric disorders but do not need 24-hour care; and/or provide counseling services for individuals, couples, families and extended family groups who may be experiencing difficulty resolving personal or interpersonal conflicts or making personal adjustments to stressful life situations such as separation, divorce, widowhood, loss of a child, poor health, unemployment, family violence, delinquency or substance abuse.
Created 10/26/93
Changed 12/15/14
Use References Outpatient Behavioral Health Facilities
See Also References
External Classification Terms Community Mental Health Centers (NTE F32)
Counseling (UW 7.1.01.01)
Mental Health/Addictions (AIRS MH-500)
Mental Health/Addictions (CAN MH-500)
Outpatient Mental Health Treatment (NPC F04.03)
Outpatient Psychiatric Care (UW 2.2.03.02)
Related Concepts Disabilities
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