Behavioral Health Services

If you or your loved one is struggling with addiction and would like help accessing treatment or recovery support, call 301-600-1755 or email us at BHS@FrederickCountyMD.gov. Calls and emails will be returned within 24 hours during normal business hours.


Adult Evaluation & Review Services (AERS)

  • Elderly Mental Health Outreach
  • InteRAI Assessment & Nurse Monitoring for Community First Choice & CPAS
  • Preadmission Screening & Resident Review Services
  • Short-term Case Management
  • Statewide Evaluation & Planning Services

Adult Recovery Services

Harm Reduction Services

Local Addiction Authority

Mental Health Services

  • Adult, Child, Adolescent & School Based Therapy
  • Family & Group Counseling
  • Medication Management

Prevention Programs

Youth Support Services

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Overdose Response/Naloxone Training

Our Campaigns

The Stay In The Know campaign gives young adults and their parents the facts, tips, and resources needed to make smart decisions about substance use.


Take Back My Life is a campaign from the Frederick County Health Department aimed at expanding awareness of the deadly risks associated with prescription opioid and heroin misuse.

Additional Resources

Maryland Behavioral Health Administration

SAMHSA

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