This document contains comments from Eileen Bennett, Colorado’s ABCD Coordinator. In this document Ms. Bennett discusses the history of ABCD in the state, as well as results and accomplishments achieved through the project.
This document contains comments from Sonni Vierling, Iowa’s 1st Five Healthy Mental Development State Coordinator. In this document Ms. Vierling discusses the history of Iowa’s ABCD II initiative as well as the work done by Iowa’s 1st Five program on these issues since the project ended in 2006.
This document contains comments from Julie Doetsch, Manager, Child Health Section, Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services. In this document Ms. Doetsch discusses the history of the ABCD II & III initiatives in Illinois. This document also discusses provider training and quality improvement, systems and policy changes, and on-going activities that have taken place in Illinois as a result of ABCD.
(NASHP) This slideshow contains quotes from ABCD team members in 10 different ABCD states discussing the legacy of the program in each state. These quotes were collected between fall 2012 – spring 2013 for the “Success in ABCD: Spotlight on the States” series that appeared in NASHP’s State Health Policy Electronic Newsletter in that time.
(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.
(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
(Utah ABCD Project, 2005) Informational handout summarizing issues related to Early Head Start and suggesting options for advocacy, helping families and further information.
(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.
(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.
(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.