How to Know if You’re Getting the Best Quality Services for Your Child

It comes down to five things: There are five crucial things a provider must do to provide quality care for a child: tell the truth, share responsibility fairly, be thankful, be helpful and move forward. If your service provider fails on any of these things, they need to repair themselves before they can be more than superficially helpful.  If they don’t want to fix deficits … Continue reading How to Know if You’re Getting the Best Quality Services for Your Child

EPSDT: The Greatest Treatment Funding Secret Ever Concealed

2012 PA Psychological Association conference presentation “The Medicaid-Education Connection” (handout with presentation notes) Every state is in the midst of a Budget Crisis.  Eventually, it will subside and Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnostic, and Treatment (EPSDT) benefit will still be a mandate to fund treatment for children under the age of twenty-one who are disabled and enrolled in Medicaid.  In thirty-six states any child with a … Continue reading EPSDT: The Greatest Treatment Funding Secret Ever Concealed