By creating a strong voice for behavioral healthcare for all age groups and all levels of care, NABH represents your interests—powerfully and persuasively—in areas that influence your ability to deliver quality care
and your bottom line.
Our Mission and Vision
The National Association for Behavioral Healthcare (NABH) advocates for behavioral healthcare and represents provider systems committed to delivering responsive, accountable, and clinically effective prevention, treatment, and care for children, adolescents, adults and older adults with mental and substance use disorders. The NABH vision is of a society that values and maximizes the potential of all its citizens by helping them to achieve overall health. To achieve healthy communities, behavioral health will be recognized, respected, and allocated resources with fairness and equity.
Get involved in the power of networking with colleagues who face the same challenges you do. With the CEO-level involvement of the major behavioral healthcare systems in the country, NABH brings together the experience and resources of the most senior clinical and administrative leaders. Get insight into best practices, quality issues, trends, and breaking news affecting your organization.
The NABH Annual Meeting offers a full three-day agenda filled with top policy speakers and decision-makers on critical issues that affect
NABH staff members are connected to legislative and regulatory leaders who establish and implement behavioral healthcare policies. The team works closely with NABH members to help them become better advocates.
Focused exclusively on breaking behavioral healthcare news for the busy executives, this newsletter’s stories are available to your entire organization every week by email and on the NABH website.
Our site includes the latest reports, studies, and data on behavioral healthcare, as well as “Members-Only” resources with direct links to your Capitol Hill representatives and detailed information available only to association members.
Current NABH committees focus on Addiction Treatment, Behavioral Health Services within General Healthcare Systems, Quality, and Youth Services.
NABH Annual Survey
NABH reports the most detailed and up-to-date data on industry trends—both administrative and financial—to help you prepare your organization for the future.
Partnership with AHA
NABH has partnered with the American Hospital Association to strengthen advocacy for behavioral healthcare. Members receive the joint NABH-AHA newsletter Behavioral Health Update each month.
Free “Hot Topics” Teleconferences
Our conferences feature guest speakers on timely issues, such as emerging public policy issues, managed care, accreditation, quality and performance measurement, and clinical challenges.
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