Category: Addressing Needs

  • Alaska’s Referral Process for Pilot Sites

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    (Alaska ABCD Project, 2007) This flow chart from Alaska provides a template for how a state or community can structure the referral process for services or support to address a potential developmental delay.

  • Assuring Better Child Development: Improving Services in Communities

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    (Edward Schor: The Commonwealth Fund, 2005) This presentation by Edward Schor at the UPIQ Social Emotional Learning Collaborative held in Lehi, Utah, May 20, 2005 provides information on the consequences of early childhood developmental problems and the value of early intervention, along with opportunities for community partnership to support healthy child development.

  • What Doctors Should Know About: Part C Early Intervention Programs

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    (Utah ABCD Project, 2005) Informational handout summarizing issues related to Part C Early Intervention Programs and suggesting options for advocacy, helping families and further information

  • What Doctors Should Know About: Early Head Start

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    (Utah ABCD Project, 2005) Informational handout summarizing issues related to Early Head Start and suggesting options for advocacy, helping families and further information.

  • Maternal Depression Resources, Salt Lake County

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    (Utah ABCD Project, 2006) This resource is a sample matrix of the maternal depression resources available in Salt Lake County during the Maternal Depression Learning Collaborative.

  • Enhancing Utah’s Capacity to Support Children’s Healthy Mental Development

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    (Lori Smith; Salt Lake City, UT: Utah Department of Health, 2007) This report summarizes findings related to system capacity in Utah. Completed yearly, this assessment consists of a survey tool designed to review and determine the number of professionals qualified to provide services to infants and toddlers from birth to age three.

  • Early Intervention Referral Process for Children Birth to 36 Months

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    (Colorado Early Childhood Connections, 2007) Flow chart for Early Intervention Referral Process showing responsibilities of health care provider’s office, Part C Early Childhood Connections, and where responsibilities overlap.

  • Community Resources Inventory

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    (Paula Duncan, 2007) The purpose of this tool is to structure an approach to identifying community resources that might enhance a practice’s ability to serve their patients. This tool allows practitioners to evaluate which organizations they would like to develop or improve links with.

  • Community Resource Data Form

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    (Alabama ABCD Project, 2007) The purpose of this tool is to provide a structured approach to collecting information about services in the community that might benefit patients.

  • Survey of Primary Care Providers: Developmental Screening and Referral for Early Intervention Services

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    (North Carolina ABCD Project, 2006) This survey was designed to enable North Carolina staff who were conducting Quality Improvement trainings to gain an understanding of health care providers’ views on, and experience with, developmental screening and referral