Resources of the Month 2019

Summaries of 2019 Meetings

March 2019 UCCCN Learning Session Summary (PDF Document 152 KB)
Annual Learning Session: The topic was "Legal Issues and Services for Families with Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs"
UCCCN February 2019 Resources of the Month (PDF Document 120 KB)
Presentation: Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health - what it is, when intervention is needed, treatment options. Dr. Jennifer Miller and Jamie Sellers from the Children's Center presented
Cases: a 17 yo young man with cognitive disabilities who gets combative in testing situations needs x-rays; 17 yo young man with Down Syndrome, mother just died, needs therapy; 8 yo boy with autism can be severely violent.
UCCCN January 2019 Resources of the Month (PDF Document 132 KB)
Presentation: Services provided by Safe and Healthy Families and the Children’s Justice Center, and Mandatory Reporting of Abuse, Neglect and Dependency. Presented by Dinah Weldon, MPA, Director; Kari Cunningham, LCSW
Cases: nonverbal 17 yr old w autism in a foster home, OK’d for 4 hours of weekly community service, needs 2 trained people to accompany him; a transitioning female senior with autism in high school, high functioning, looking for an after-school day treatment and a job; 12 yr old boy, mentally disabled, with drop seizures, g-tube, ADHD, autism, looking for aquatic therapy.

Authors & Reviewers

Initial publication: February 2019;
Current Authors and Reviewers:
Author: Mindy Tueller, MS