The OPEN MINDS Executive Blueprint for Crisis ManagementBuilding Organizational Sustainability & Success in a Disrupted Health & Human Service Market
A 32-week program designed to help executive teams navigate the business, organizational, operational, and culture changes of a market in turbulence. The program, based on the seven-component OPEN MINDS executive blueprint, combines a series of 35 live educational web briefings with online technical assistance and a suite of on-demand resources.
How Many Young Adults “Age Out” Of Autism Services & What Are The Service Implications?
Each year, around 50,000 students with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) "age out’"of Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)-mandated (state and school district funded) educational supports and services. IDEA-mandated services account for 50% of additional service spending (health and non-health) on children with ASD compared to children without ASD. These services end when a child with ASD ‘ages out’ of the public education system. Research shows that use of medical, mental health, and case management services for young adults with ASD declines after high school graduation . . .