Integrated School-Based Behavioral Health Partnership Program

AB-552

session 2021-2022
priority Standard
Author Quirk-Silva
position Support
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Would establish the Integrated School-Based Behavioral Health Partnership Program to provide prevention and early intervention for, and access to, behavioral health services for pupils. The bill would authorize a county behavioral health agency and a local educational agency to collaborate on and implement an integrated school-based behavioral health partnership program, to develop a memorandum of understanding outlining the requirements for the partnership program, and to enter into a contract for mental health or substance use disorder services.