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A therapist talks to a patient on a couch through one of MBHC's Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinics (CCHBCs).


Improving Outcomes and Access to Care

Missouri’s best-in-class mental health providers.

Created through the federal Excellence in Mental Health Act, Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinics (CCBHC) exist to expand access to mental health and addiction care in community-based settings. Services include 24-hour crisis care, evidence-based practices, care coordination, and integration with physical health care.

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The Impact of Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinics in Missouri

Recognizing the patient health outcomes and behavioral healthcare system enhancements with CCBHCs operating in Missouri since 2017.

Increase in overall patient access to care.
Increase in patients receiving medication-assisted treatment.
Referrals from law enforcement in one year.

"Thanks to CCBHCs, millions of Americans have access to
quality mental & behavioral health care near where they live."
- Senator Roy Blunt