NICHM Foundation, 2005. This paper provides an overview of child and adolescent mental health and considerations and resources for health care providers, health plans, and policymakers in addressing the mental health needs of children, youth, and their families.
ASTHO, 2005. Fact sheet on perinatal depression, with examples of state initiatives and discussion of the role of state public health agencies
University of Iowa, Institute for Public Health Practice, February 2006. This document is a summary of 5 goals participants at the Early Childhood Health Systems Integration conference identified as early childhood health policy priorities within the framework of the Early Childhood Iowa Strategic Plan.
Assuring Better Child Health and Development: A Screening Academy. ABCD Consortia States’ Stakeholder Group Structure ExamplesRead More
NASHP. Describes the membership and structure of the stakeholder groups formed to guide the ABCD Consortia.
Results on an intervention to improve screening rates in primary care practices using the ASQ
Findings and recommendations of the Early Childhood Screening and Referral Committee for systems improvement
Slides describing Vermont’s system for screening, referral, intervention, and care coordination, with policy recommendations for system improvement
Schematic model showing the roles of the child and family, the medical home, early care and education systems, school, and community in screening, referral, and intervention
Introducing Electronic Screening Tools for Developmental Delay into Pediatric Primary Care: Effects on Screening DocumentationRead More
Oregon Public Health Division website on the importance of developmental screening