DCS/LGU Resources

Children and Families

Health Home Serving Children:  Webinars & Trainings

Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - OMH Presentation on Children's Mental Health System of Care
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Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - CLMHD Presentation on Local Government Unit (LGU) and Children's Single Point of Access (C-SPOA)
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OMH Children's SPOA Universal Referral Form

November 22, 2016 - Discussion of Children's Health Home
Colette Poulin, MSSA, Program Director, Children's Health Home, NYS DOH Division of Program Development and Management

December 8, 2015 - Children's Service System Transformation in Brief
Angela Keller, Medicaid Managed Care Transition Consultant NYS OMH, Division of Integrated Community Services for Children & Families
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SPA Services Distinction Chart

October 13, 2015 - Meaningful Quality Measures for Children with Behavioral Health Conditions
Suzanne Fields, MSW, The TA Network for Children's Behavioral Health
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June 9, 2015 - Role of LGU/SPOA
Meredith Ray-Labatt, Deputy Director, NYS OMH Division of Integrated Services for Children & Families
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April 6, 2015 - Overview of Design of Health Home Model for Children
Lana Earle, Deputy Director, Division of Program Development & Management, Office of Health Insurance Programs, NYS DOH

October 8, 2014 - CLMHD Children's Behavioral Health Conference - Albany Hilton:  Expanding Access to Children's Behavioral Health Services 

Conference Agenda: Expanding Access to Children's Behavioral Health - Agenda.pdf

Lessons Learned in New Jersey, Kathy Enerlich, Executive Director, Perform Care ExpandingAccess.pdf

Innovative Approaches to Measuring and Monitoring Outcomes for Youth in Systems of Care/Bruce Kamradt, MSW/Director, Wraparound Milwaukee – Wraparound Milwaukee’s Model - Wraparound Milwaulkee.pdf

Implementing a Community-Based Initiative for Early Treatment of Psychosis: From RAISE Connection to OnTrackNY/Lisa Dixon, M.D., M.P.H. Director , Center for Practice Innovations, NYSPI Columbia University Medical Center - On TrackNY.pdf

How to Build a Statewide System of Care: Massachusetts Experience/Chris Counihan, MSW, Director of the Office of Behavioral Health MassHealth - Massachusetts 10-14 ppt.pdf

Customizing Medicaid & Managed Care: for Children/Suzanne Fields, MSW, University of Maryland School of Social Work - Maryland 2014.pdf

Reimagining the Children’s Behavioral Health System: Donna Bradbury, Associate Commissioner, Division of Integrated Community Services for Children & Families, NYS Office of Mental Health -Reimagining the children’s behavioral Health system.pdf

Connecticut Behavioral Health Partnership - Knute Rotto, ACSW, CEO of Value Options - Connecticut BH Partnership 2014.pdf

June 10, 2014 - Family Driven Child and Adolescent Health Home System Development
Northern Rivers Family Services & Hillside Family of Agencies
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October 21, 2013 - New York State Quarterly Update to the MRT Children’s Behavioral Health Subcommittee
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December 3, 2013 Call Materials:
RTF Waiver Trajectories/Three New HCBS Waiver Services and SED Definition

December 18, 2013
Identifying Opportunities to Improve Children's Behavioral Health Care
Faces of Medicaid: Examining Children's Behavioral Health Service Utilization & Expenditures

Helpful Links:

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