MCOMH Guidance and Resources

The Monroe County Office of Mental Health is staying on top of the latest state guidance and regulatory updates.  We've pulled together this page for community providers to get the latest updates and information. Please check back each week for the most up-to-date information, and email Bonnie Smith to let us know what would be most helpful for us to include in future updates.

Regulatory Updates and Guidance Documents from NYS

Click here for the latest regulatory updates and guidance documents from Office of Mental Health, Office of Addiction Services and Supports, Office for People with Developmental Disabilities, and Department of Health.


Debunking Myths with our Latest Guidance Briefs

Sometimes staff follow specific policies that are assumed to  mandated by NYS, but in reality, these are really procedures that have become ingrained in the organization's culture overtime. We'll identify some of the most common myths and what you really need to know. 
Coming soon!

Highlighting Innovation 

Check here each week for the latest updates, highlighting innovative practices from New York State and beyond.


Community Practices and Guidelines

Review helpful documents, created by Monroe County Office of Mental Health, providers and stakeholders, which offer clear guidelines for community practice in Monroe County's public behavioral health system.