Certifications and Training Information

Behavioral Health Services oversees a variety of facility and individual licensing/certification that enhance the services provided to consumers in Kansas.To find the licensing and/or certification information for each type of facility, including their standards/regulations and application documents, please click the appropriate link below:

Behavioral Health Services Licensing Information

For information on behavioral health facility licensing, such as for Community Mental Health Centers, Private Psychiatric Hospitals, Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facilities, Residential Care Facilities, or Substance Use Disorder Treatment Programs, or to become certified as an Alcohol and Drug Evaluator per K.S.A. 8-1008, please visit the KDADS Survey, Certification, and Credentialing Commission here.

For information on becoming licensed as an addiction counselor, clinical addiction counselor, psychologist, social worker, professional counselor, Master's Level psychologist, or marriage and family therapist in the state of Kansas, please contact the Behavioral Sciences Regulatory Board at 785-296-3240.