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Program Description

  Outpatient Behavioral Health Services - Child

Adolescent Outpatient Behavioral Health Services - Child offers comprehensive substance use prevention, substance use and mental health screenings, mental health treatment, and care coordination services for Montgomery County youth and their families, particularly for the most vulnerable. Services are individualized, child-focused, family-driven, culturally and linguistically appropriate, and accessible via office, school, and community-based settings. The program strives to serve the behavioral health needs of youth and families along a continuum of care from prevention to treatment

Program Contacts

Contact Rolando L. Santiago, PhD of the HHS - Behavioral Health and Crisis Services at 240.777.7000 or Deborah Lambert of the Office of Management and Budget at 240.777.2794 for more information regarding this department's operating budget.


Program Performance Measures

Program Performance MeasuresActual FY20Actual FY21Estimated FY22Target FY23Target FY24
Number of clients served (unduplicated)992609650650650
Percent of customers satisfied with Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health98%98%98%98%98%
Percent of clients who showed symptom reduction at posttest or upon discharge 175%70%70%70%70%
1  For FY20, the Service Area combined symptom checklist with completed treatment. For FY21, the combined data shows 70% improvement. For FY22 and future, the Service Areas will add percentage of clients that completed treatment.

Program Budget Changes

FY23 Approved ChangesExpendituresFTEs
FY22 Approved724936330.25
Multi-program adjustments, including negotiated compensation changes, employee benefit changes, changes due to staff turnover, reorganizations, and other budget changes affecting multiple programs.-24670-1.00
FY23 Approved722469329.25