This 40+ page manual is designed to assist parents/guardians maneuver through the systems of care. This comprehensive outline is strictly for the use of filing, communicating factual information from past evaluations and/or documents from certified and licensed professionals. It may also serve as a tool for advocating factual information to assist professionals in their decision making based on concrete information. This tool for parents and service providers will help document and observe patterns of behaviors and service needs.
The content of information is not intended to diagnose, prevent, treat, or cure any disability or disease.
The categories addressed in this manual include:
I. Personal information including Primary care giver, specialty providers, medical conditions, current medicine, dental care info, eye care info, medical insurance contact info, community service involvement info.
II. Medical mental health information which addresses medication reporting logs, psychological/psychiatric evaluations, specialty clinic reports and treatment needs, hospitalization summaries and medical testing reports.
III. System of care support information which includes general resource information, outpatient service, wrap a round services, treatment plans, behaviors charts, foster parent monthly reporting, advance directives for police involvement, custody orders, filing for consistency in "group/team" approach services.
IV. Placement agency information which includes Individual service plans, birth records, past medical information, early intervention services, birth family medical history information. Child portfolio for adoption home study.
V. Legal information section to file court summaries, any legal agreements that concern the child, adoption files, correspondence, juvenile justice involvement tracking
VI. School information, IEP, testings, assessments, placement testing, specialized services, report cards, Teacher/school contact information
VII. Articles of interest that pertain to the specific child
This portfolio Guide is available. For ordering information please use the "contact us" section on this site
Pricing Info: $27 + shipping includes 44 page ring binding booklet and an email of book for completion of personal information. For an email version only $15