Topical Index

MENTAL HEALTH  MENTAL HEALTH RSS Feed
               (See also ALCOHOL AND DRUG ABUSE; COUNSELORS AND COUNSELING; PSYCHIATRY AND PSYCHIATRISTS; PSYCHOLOGISTS)
ARNPs and physician assistants, psychiatric, role of: SB 5894, ESSB 5894
Behavioral health authority, designation of state, transfer to HCA, work group for: SSB 5259
Behavioral health authority, designation of state, transferring to health care authority: HB 1388, ESHB 1388, SB 5259, SSB 5259
Behavioral health care, integrating into foster child managed health care plan: HB 2530
Behavioral health licensees, fraudulent license transfers by, prohibiting: SB 5705, * SSB 5705, CH 330 (2017)
Behavioral health licensees, violations reduction by DSHS, prohibiting, when: SB 5705, * SSB 5705, CH 330 (2017)
Behavioral health organizations, serving homeless, developing strategies for: SB 5903
Behavioral health services, audits, HCA and DSHS requirements, modifying: * E2SHB 1819, CH 207 (2017)
Behavioral health services, DSHS documentation requirements, DSHS to review: SHB 1819, * E2SHB 1819, CH 207 (2017)
Behavioral health services, HCA documentation requirements, HCA to review: * E2SHB 1819, CH 207 (2017)
Behavioral health services, payment codes and reimbursement: SB 5779, * SSB 5779, CH 226 (2017) PV
Behavioral health services, physical health integration, work group on: SB 5894, ESSB 5894
Behavioral health services, primary care settings, bidirectional integration model: * SSB 5779, CH 226 (2017) PV
Behavioral health services, primary care settings, integration model: SB 5779
Behavioral health services, provision of, reducing inefficiencies and duplications: HB 1819
Behavioral health services, provision of, reducing inefficiencies/duplications: SB 5749, SSB 5749, 2SSB 5749
Behavioral health services, substance use disorder treatment, prior authorization: HB 2572
Behavioral health services, whole-person care that includes: * SSB 5779, CH 226 (2017) PV
Behavioral health system, managed care, community facilities, outpatient treatment: SB 5894, ESSB 5894
Behavioral health system, reforming provision of long-term psychiatric care: SB 5894, ESSB 5894
Behavioral health, certain DSHS functions, transferring to department of health: HB 1388, ESHB 1388, SB 5259, SSB 5259
Caregivers, for nursing home patients with behavioral health needs, curricula for: HB 1548, * ESHB 1548, CH 200 (2017)
Caregivers, for persons with severe mental illness, respite services pilot projects: HB 1197
Caregivers, geriatric behavioral health workers, provisions concerning: * ESHB 1548, CH 200 (2017)
Child care, behavioral concerns consultation program: HB 1713, * E2SHB 1713, CH 202 (2017), SB 5763, SSB 5763
Children's behavioral rehabilitation services rates: SB 6013
Children's mental and behavioral health disorders, access line via DSHS: HB 1713, SB 5763
Children's mental health services, facilitating referrals to, program for: HB 2451
Children's mental health services, managed care and tribal organizations, medicaid: SHB 1713, * E2SHB 1713, CH 202 (2017), * SSB 5779, CH 226 (2017) PV
Children's mental health services, managed care systems, through medicaid: HB 1713, SB 5763, SSB 5763
Children's mental health services, minor-requested, parental notification: SB 5709
Children's mental health services, parent-initiated, role of parent: SB 5706, SSB 5706
Children's mental health work group, recommendations of, implementing: HB 1713, SHB 1713, * E2SHB 1713, CH 202 (2017), HB 1819, SHB 1819, * E2SHB 1819, CH 207 (2017), SB 5749, SSB 5749, 2SSB 5749, SB 5763, SSB 5763
Clubhouses, expanding availability of: SB 5894, ESSB 5894
Code 4 Northwest crisis service, Steve Redmond, honoring: * HR 4628 (2017)
College students, mental health counseling and services for, evaluating: HB 1651
Commitment, involuntary, additional treatment for criminally insane, petition: HB 2289
Commitment, involuntary, additional treatment, petition for: * 2ESSB 5106, CH 14 (2017)
Commitment, involuntary, conducting court hearings by video: SB 6124
Commitment, involuntary, decision not to detain, petition for review of: HB 1162, SB 5103, SB 5106, * 2ESSB 5106, CH 14 (2017), ESSB 5894
Commitment, involuntary, detained then released, firearm possession prohibition: SB 5441
Commitment, involuntary, detention evaluation in emergency room: SB 5106, * 2ESSB 5106, CH 14 (2017)
Commitment, involuntary, detention standards: HB 1259
Commitment, involuntary, for long-term treatment, community hospital/facility role: SB 5894, ESSB 5894
Commitment, involuntary, for long-term treatment, discharge planning: SB 5894, ESSB 5894
Commitment, involuntary, less-restrictive alternative or conditional release orders: HB 1069, SB 5106, * 2ESSB 5106, CH 14 (2017)
Community behavioral health services act, renaming previous act as: HB 2489, SB 6150
Community mental health services act, renaming: HB 2489, SB 6150
Conversion therapy, practicing on minor, as provider unprofessional conduct, when: SB 5722
Criminal offenders, behavioral health issues, diversion center pilot project: HB 2287, SB 6060
Criminally insane, commitment changes, public safety review panel review: HB 2289
Criminally insane, public safety review panel authority: HB 1355, SHB 1355, SB 5278
Criminally insane, release of, notification of law enforcement: HB 2289
Crisis Clinic, executive director Kathleen Southwick, honoring: * SR 8636 (2017)
Crisis intervention response team pilot project, creating: HB 2234, SB 5970
Crisis walk-in centers, implementing: SB 5894, ESSB 5894
Depression screening, for children of certain ages, through medicaid: HB 1713, SHB 1713, * E2SHB 1713, CH 202 (2017), SB 5763, SSB 5763
Depression screening, for maternal depression, through medicaid: SHB 1713, * E2SHB 1713, CH 202 (2017)
Depression, pregnant women and new mothers, diagnosis/treatment program: HB 2451
Designated crisis responders, role of: SB 5106, * 2ESSB 5106, CH 14 (2017), SB 5894, ESSB 5894
Evidence, admissibility of mental health, in certain discrimination claims: SB 5566
Evidence, mental health in certain discrimination claims, when at issue: SB 6027
Funding for mental health, using certain funds to supplant existing funding, when: HB 2006, SHB 2006
Higher education, suicide prevention and behavioral health, approaches: HB 1379, SHB 1379, HB 2513
Hospitals, adding psychiatric beds, certificate of need exemption for, when: HB 1547, * ESHB 1547, CH 199 (2017), SB 5446
Hospitals, institutionalized patient nursing care providers, PSERS membership: HB 1558
Hospitals, state, coordinated quality improvement programs: SB 5512, SSB 5512
Hospitals, state, placing under licensing authority of department of health: SB 5512, SSB 5512
Hospitals, state, psychiatric ARNP and physician assistant use at: SB 5894, ESSB 5894
Hospitals, state, psychiatric ARNP residency program plan for: SB 5894
Hospitals, state, psychiatric ARNP training program plan for: ESSB 5894
Hospitals, state, psychiatric hospital managed care risk model for, creating: SB 5894, ESSB 5894
Hospitals, state, public safety and community policing services: HB 1370, SB 5159
Hospitals, state, reimbursement using quarterly average census data: HB 1996, * SB 5595, CH 222 (2017)
Hospitals, state, shifting long-term placements to community hospitals, when: HB 1546, HB 2067, 2EHB 2107, SB 5434, SSB 5434, SB 5894, ESSB 5894
Hospitals, state, shifting long-term placements to evaluation/treatment centers: 2EHB 2107
Incompetent persons, health care informed consent for: HB 2541
Insanity, not guilty by reason of, commitment changes, review or intervention: HB 2289
Law enforcement officer mental health training, I-940: SI 940, HI 940
Legal financial obligations, mentally ill offender's failure to pay: HB 1093, HB 1783, SHB 1783, E2SHB 1783
Medications, step therapy, mandatory, restricting use of: SB 5782, SSB 5782
Murder, of family member, person threatening, mental health evaluation/treatment: HB 1972
Occupation disease claims, for mental conditions/disabilities, by LEOFF members: SHB 1655
Personal needs allowance, medicaid services, increasing: HB 1772, * SB 5118, CH 270 (2017)
Posttraumatic stress disorder, occupational disease presumption, when: HB 1655
Professionals, mental health, substance use disorder civil commitment evaluations: HB 1753, ESHB 1753, SB 5580
Records, mental health services, use and disclosure, when: HB 1413, SHB 1413, SB 5435, * SSB 5435, CH 325 (2017)
School counselors, psychologists, and social workers, task force on, convening: HB 1377, SHB 1377, 2SHB 1377
Store and forward technology, services for children, through medicaid: HB 1713, SHB 1713, * E2SHB 1713, CH 202 (2017), SB 5763, SSB 5763
Students, distress and suicide prevention training modules for school staff: HB 2496, SB 6141
Students, distress response plan, to include abuse hotline policy in: HB 1563
Students, mental health needs, roles of OSPI and ESD's: HB 1713, SHB 1713, * E2SHB 1713, CH 202 (2017), SB 5763, SSB 5763
Students, mental health needs, school mental health professional collaboration time: HB 1377, SHB 1377, 2SHB 1377
Students, psychotropic medications or screening, school requiring, prohibiting: HB 1788, SB 5448
Students, regional mental health coordinators for educational service districts: HB 2496, SB 6141
Students, social-emotional learning, staff to support, funds allocation for: HB 1621
Suicide awareness, suicide-safer homes project, task force, and account, creating: HB 1612, SHB 1612, * E2SHB 1612, CH 262 (2017) PV
Suicide awareness, suicide-safer homes task force and subcommittees, provisions: HB 1612, SHB 1612, * E2SHB 1612, CH 262 (2017) PV
Suicide prevention in higher education, statewide resource and grant program: HB 1379, SHB 1379, HB 2513
Suicide prevention, dental students and dentists, training curriculum for: SHB 1612, * E2SHB 1612, CH 262 (2017) PV
Suicide prevention, firearms transfers for: SHB 1612, HB 1731, SHB 1731, SB 5552, * ESSB 5552, CH 264 (2017)
Suicide prevention, voluntary waiver of firearm rights: SB 5553, SSB 5553
Telemedicine, behavioral health services for children, through medicaid: HB 1713, SHB 1713, * E2SHB 1713, CH 202 (2017), SB 5763, SSB 5763
Trauma-informed care, early childhood mental health training and consultation program: SHB 1713
Treatment and services, local tax revenues for: SB 5903
Treatment programs, admitting minor to and keeping them in, authority for: HB 1424
Treatment, assisted outpatient, initial evaluation and petitioning for: SB 5894, ESSB 5894
Treatment, certified community long-term involuntary treatment facilities: ESSB 5894
Treatment, excluding residential housing cost payments from supported housing: HB 1545
Veterans attending colleges, mental health counselors for: HB 1737, SB 5525
Violent threats against person by patient, mental health provider responsibility: HB 1810, ESB 5800
Workers' compensation, for mental conditions/disabilities, by LEOFF members: SHB 1655