Behavioral Health Clinical Practice Guidelines 2015-2016
Clinical Practice Guidelines (CPGs) adopted by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma (BCBSOK) are the foundation for the Behavioral Health Condition Case Management Programs. Updates to CPGs are reviewed and adopted periodically.
If you have any questions about the CPGs adopted by BCBSOK contact us via
Behavioral Health Quality Improvement Program
Attention: CPG Coordinator
1001 East Lookout Drive Richardson, TX 75082
Select from the links listed below to view CPGs for behavioral health conditions:
Acute Stress Disorder and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
“Practice Guideline for the Treatment of Patients with Acute Stress Disorder and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder” (2004) American Psychiatric Association
Alzheimer’s and Other Dementias
“Treatment of Patients with Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias 2nd edition” (2007) American Psychiatric Association
*This guideline is more than 5 years old and under consideration by American Psychiatric Association for revision.
Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
“Practice Parameter for the Assessment and Treatment of Children and Adolescents with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder” (2007) American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
“Practice Guideline for the Treatment of Patients with Bipolar Disorder 2nd Edition” (2002) American Psychiatric Association
“Guideline Watch: Practice Guideline for the Treatment of Patients with Bipolar Disorder, 2nd Edition” (2005) American Psychiatric Association
The Behavioral Health Condition Case Management Programs offered by BCBSOK include Depression, Alcohol/Substance Abuse Disorders, Anxiety/Panic Disorders, Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, Bipolar Disorder, Eating Disorders, Schizophrenia and other Psychotic Disorders. Condition Case Management Programs are offered to PPO Fully Insured members and PPO members whose employer group has purchased the programs. If a professional provider has a patient who may benefit from participating in one of the above mentioned programs, please call Behavioral Member Services at 800 672-2378 to have your patient screened and considered for enrollment in a Condition Case Management Program.