Applied Behavioral Health Treatment (BHT) Services
About These Services
BHT services prevent the progression of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Medical necessity and recommendations for BHT services is determined by a physician or other licensed practitioner working within their scope of practice under state law. Direct patient care services that prevent the regression or address ASD under the state plan are available for children/adults under 21 years of age. Services to promote independence and social skills are provided.