Events



JFK-HCP Webinar Series - Screening, Referral, and Care Coordination in Colorado
February 25, 2016
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

We invite you to join us for a presentation and discussion about the current practices for children’s developmental and social-emotional screening, referral, and care coordination in Colorado, with an emphasis on how to support families of children with mental health needs. Examples from community initiatives doing this work will be provided, along with available resources and referral options. This webinar is for care coordinators, health department personnel, and other health professionals assisting in the development of plans that support children with developmental disabilities, mental health needs, and/or special health care needs. Anyone is welcome to attend this free webinar.

Objectives:

  • Learn about the opportunities and barriers to childhood developmental and social-emotional screening, referral, and care coordination
  • Review screening tools and what care coordinators need to know about screening tools in order to make an appropriate referral
  • Understand the process for referral to support children’s mental health at various ages
  • Identify resources and strategies for providing support to families of children with mental health concerns

Speakers:

  • Sarah Davidon, MEd, Director of Community Outreach, Policy and Education, JFK Partners, University of Colorado School of Medicine
  • Lauren Jassil, MSW, LCSW, Manager of Early Childhood Services and Autism Spectrum Disorders Program, Community Reach Cenver, Adams County Project LAUNCH
  • Caitlin Evrard, MPH, Children and Families Behavioral Health Integration Specialist, Colorado Dept of Public Health & Environment

You may join the live presentation at the Anschutz Medical Campus, or you can connect via the web. Either way, be sure to register!

Click on the "Register Now" Star to register. Deadline for registration is Feb 22, 2016.

 


Click here for the flyer: Flyer - 2-25-16.pdf