BHA Scope of Practice

Behavioral Health Aides are trained to accommodate a wide range of services ranging from prevention and education to substance abuse assessment and treatment. The focus of services is determined by community need.

  • Behavioral health screening.
  • Screening and brief intervention.
  • Short-term crisis stabilization.
  • Individual, group, and family therapy.
  • Psychoeducation on various topics.
  • Substance abuse assessment and treatment.
  • Case management and referrals.
  • Community prevention, education, or wellness activities.