Standards & Guidelines

We are pleased to offer the most updated electronic copy of the AABH Professional Standards and Guidelines, compiled by many hardworking professionals affiliated with our organization.

AABH has released the 2018 Standards and Guidelines for Partial Hospitalization Programs and Intensive Outpatient Programs. The updated guidelines have incorporated the core features of Intermediate Behavioral Healthcare into a more concise document. This edition also includes two new sections which focus on the impact of regulatory bodies plus more details on outcome performance for programs. The redesigned sections related to specialty populations will provide highlighted unique qualities in programming for those specialty populations, including common outcome measures used with the populations.

Specialty Populations Include:

  • Children and Adolescents
  • Older Adults
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Chemical Dependency
  • Eating Disorders

If you’re looking at starting a new program or just keeping up to date, the 2018 Standard and Guidelines is a must have!