Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
State Board of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
Public Hearing to Receive Comment on 12VAC35-105 Rules and Regulations For Licensing Providers by the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services(Action 4928)

Meeting Details
Date / Time 1/3/2019  1:00 pm
Location DBHDS Central Office
13th Floor Board Room
Jefferson Building
1220 Bank Street
Richmond, VA 23219 
Board Website Address is to long to list here; see note above. 
Agenda document pdf Meeting Agenda 11/21/2018   (172k)
Minutes document pdf Meeting minutes 1/4/2019   (185k)       FINAL
Disability Friendly? Yes       Deaf interpreter available upon request? Yes
Purpose of the meeting
To receive comment on this proposed regulation, which is mandated by Chapter 136 of the 2017 General Assembly to include occupational therapists and occupational therapy assistants as qualified mental health professionals (QMHPs) in the DBHDS adult Licensing Regulations (12VAC35-105).
Meeting Scope
Public hearing to receive comment on a proposed stage
General business of the board
Discuss particular regulations / chapters
This meeting is a public hearing to receive comment on the following proposed stage(s)
Add OTs, OTAs, and editing definitions of QMHP, QMRP, Paraprofessionals per Ch 136 and 418 (2017)

Contact Information
Name / Title: Ruth Anne Walker  / Director of Regulatory Affairs
Address: Jefferson Bldg.
1220 Bank St., 11th Floor
Richmond, 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)225-2252    FAX: (804)786-8623    TDD: (804)371-8977