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Behavioral Health Clinical Practice Guidelines

Behavioral Health Clinical Practice Guidelines

The following Clinical Practice Guidelines were approved for use by the Clinical Quality and Operations Committee (formerly the Utilization Management Committee, the Behavioral Policy & Analytics Committee, and the Clinical Policy & Operations Committee) on March 29, 2005, and were readopted on March 27, 2006; March 26, 2007; March 24, 2008; March 23, 2009; March 22 2010; March 28, 2011; March 26, 2012, March 19, 2013; January 21, 2014; January 20, 2015; March 14, 2017; February 9, 2018, February 12, 2019, February 17, 2020, January 25, 2021, January 18, 2022 and January 17,2023.

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) Practice Parameters:

American Academy of Family Physicians:

American Academy of Pediatrics Clinical Practice Guidelines:

American Psychiatric Association (APA) Clinical Practice Guidelines:

American Psychological Association (APA) Clinical Practice Guidelines:

American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM):

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA):

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs/Department of Defense (VA/DoD) Clinical Practice Guidelines:

World Federation of Societies of Biological Psychiatry (WFSBP):

The World Professional Association for Transgender Health:

Louisiana Medicaid State-Specific Clinical Practice Guidelines:

Per the guideline developers, certain guidelines are no longer considered current, or are in the process of being updated.