Early Intervention and Behavioral Health Integration

The Early Intervention and Behavioral Health Integration content area experts are in the process of developing the new resources described below.

Additional Resources (Coming Soon)

  • TA tool on expanding early childhood systems of care
  • Resource on best practices for serving young children and their families
  • Learning Community for states and communities serving young children
  • Resources with examples of effective strategies used by systems of care to integrate behavioral health into primary care including screening instruments and practical tools for primary care providers
  • Exploratory scan of key organizations to identify models for identifying children with significant behavioral health issues in primary care
  • Resource(s) identifying school-based behavioral health approaches that are integrated with systems of care
  • Convening of national and state leaders to determine how community-based systems of care and school-based mental health frameworks can be aligned to improve services for children and families;
  • Resources on school-based diversion from the juvenile justice system
  • Readiness assessment planning tool for serving children with co-occurring behavioral health conditions and developmental disabilities
  • Scan identifying the use of Mental Health First Aid by systems of care
  • TA tool to assist states and communities to use Mental Health First Aid for schools, emergency rooms, law enforcement, and others