UTAH: Provider Training Legislation

March 01, 2015
News Type:  From the Field
State:  Utah

Utah House Bill 209, which was signed into law in March 2015, requires that recreational therapists, social workers, marriage and family therapists, clinical mental health counselors, and substance use disorder counselors be trained in suicide prevention.

 

For more information on policies that may have an impact on suicide, see Suicide Prevention Policy and Legislation.

Settings:  Behavioral Health Care
Planning and Implementing:  Policy and Legislation, Education and Training