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SAMHSA: Data on Clients Receiving MH Treatment Through SMHAs

Publication Date: Oct 13, 2023

New SAMHSA Report! Mental Health Client-Level Data (MH-CLD) 2021: Data on Clients Receiving Mental Health Treatment Services Through State Mental Health Agencies

Mental Health Client-Level Data (MH-CLD) are currently collected for and reported by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s (SAMHSA) Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality (CBHSQ) in collaboration with state mental health agencies (SMHAs). MH-CLD provides demographic, clinical, and National Outcome Measures (NOMs) data on clients receiving publicly funded mental health treatment services to behavioral health service providers; researchers; the public; and federal, state, and local governments. The NOMs presented in this report include stability in housing/residential status, adult employment, and access to services/capacity.

Read the report here.