Adult Services

DBHDD contracts with providers in all six regions to provide various levels of treatment to individuals with substance use disorders. Listed below is a description of the service array within the provider network.

To locate a community mental health service near you, visit or call the Georgia Crisis Access Line at (800) 715-4225. For questions or additional help accessing services, please contact your Regional Field Office.

Core Benefit Package (outpatient services)

The Core Benefit Package is a set of outpatient services (listed below) offered at DBHDD enrolled provider sites.

  • Behavioral Health Assessment / Service Plan Development
  • Psychological Testing
  • Diagnostic Assessment
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Psychiatric Treatment
  • Nursing Assessment & Health Services
  • Medication Administration
  • Pharmacy & Lab Services Individual Outpatient Services
  • Group Outpatient Services
  • Legal Skills – Forensics/Competency
  • Family Outpatient Services
  • Addictive Disease Support Services
  • Peer Support Services


Specialty Services

A set of services/programs that offer a specific treatment modality. They include the following:

  • Ambulatory Substance Abuse Detoxification
  • Residential Substance Detoxification
  • Crisis Stabilization Program (medically monitored)
  • Residential Services
    • Intensive
    • Semi-Independent
    • Independent
    • Housing Supplements
    • Deaf/Hard of Hearing
  • Opioid Maintenance Treatment
  • Peer Support Services
  • Substance Abuse Intensive Outpatient
  • Transitional Housing