Reports and Presentations

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February 17, 2017

Report on Court-Ordered Outpatient Mental Health Services for Fiscal Year 2016

Senate Bill (S.B.) 646, 83rd Legislature, Regular Session, 2013, requires the Department of State Health Services (DSHS) to submit to the Legislature a report containing information about persons receiving court-ordered outpatient mental health services in Texas and the effectiveness of those services by December 1, 2016.

This report provides a summary of the court-ordered outpatient mental health process, prevalence rates, and the effectiveness of state-funded services.