Useful Documents


 
Autism Awareness

DWIHN Michigan Medicaid and MIChild Autism Benefit A link to a pdf file is present. 
Brochure

DWIHN Michigan Medicaid and MIChild Autism Benefit A link to a pdf file is present. 
Flyer

DWIHN Michigan Medicaid and MIChild Autism Benefit A link to a pdf file is present. 
Poster (11x17)

Practitioner Resources for Applied Behavior Analysts
Videos designed to enhance the ability of applied behavior analysts practitioners to understand and implement important behavior analysis assessment and treatment techniques with children, especially those with developmental disabilities such as autism.

CAFAS | PECFAS | DECA

CAFAS/PECFAS Guidebook (December 2017) A link to a pdf file is present. 
To ensure that CMHSPs and PIHPs provide for the administration of the PECFAS and CAFAS to children served in the behavioral health system, this guidance is provided to clarify requirements for the administration of the tools, the training requirements, and the MDHHS support for the administration and training in the tools.

CAFAS/PECFAS/DECA Requirements A link to a pdf file is present. 
This memo provides an update on requirements relating to the Child and Adolescent Functional Assessment Scale (CAFAS), Preschool and Early Childhood Functional Assessment Scale (PECFAS) and Devereux Early Childhood Assessment (DECA).

CAFAS Aggregate Report of Initial Assessments ® A link to a pdf file is present. 
Includes cases that received an initial CAFAS between 10/01/11 - 09/30/12.

CAFAS Aggregate Report of Outcomes ® A link to a pdf file is present. 
Includes outcomes for inactivated (closed) cases.

CAFAS Aggregate Report of Outcomes ® A link to a pdf file is present. 
Includes outcomes for both active and inactivate cases.

MDHHS CAFAS and PECFAS Guidelines to PIHPs and CMHSPs A link to a pdf file is present. 
Guidance provided to clarify requirements for the administration of the tools and training requirements.

Children's Core Competencies

Administrative/Tracking:

Supervision:

Handouts/Toolkits (please click on links to download or click the option to "download all")

Strength-Based Assessment:

Crisis and Safety Planning:

Family Service Plans:

Measurable Goals and Objectives:

DWC Documents

DWC Catalog for Licensure and Credentialing (CMHP, QIDP, QMHP) : A link to a pdf file is present.  This spreadsheet contains a break-down of the DWC Course and Training Video Library and which licenses and credentials they count toward.

DWC Course Catalog A link to a pdf file is present. : Download a copy of our course catalog containing our list of available online courses.

DWC Website User's Guide 2016 A link to a pdf file is present. : This handy user guide will walk users through the most commonly performed tasks on the DWC Online website. Download this document for step-by-step instructions on how to register for our website, how to take your required annual online trainings online, how to recover a lost password, and much more. This document is best viewed if printed double-sided.

DWC Continuing Education Credit Policy: An outline of our policies for receiving full CE credit for attending DWCTraining.com live events.

Michigan Department of Health & Human Services (MDHHS) Training Requirements for Child Mental Health Professionals A link to a pdf file is present. : Update  The purpose of this document is to educate Child Mental Health Professionals (CMHPs) about what trainings meet the Michigan Department of Health & Human Services (MDHHS) required annual 24 hours of continuing education for CMHPs. Additionally, a form is provided for CMHPs to track their continuing education hours.

DWC Continuing Education Application (2019-2020): Update Click here A link to a pdf file is present.  to fill out the DWC application for requesting continuing education credits. 

Glossary of Words and Acronyms Commonly Used In A CMH System A link to a pdf file is present. : A comprehensive list of terms and acronyms used in a community mental health system.

NewDWC Audio/Visual Rental List A link to a word file is present. : A comprehensive list of A/V equipment that can be rented individually or by package. Price will vary.

Need to Know...

Patient Centered Primary Care Collaborative: Defining the Medical Home A link to a pdf file is present. 
The medical home is best described as a model or philosophy of primary care that is patient-centered, comprehensive, team-based, coordinated, accessible, and focused on quality and safety.

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WCHAP Children's Healthcare Access Program: What is a Children's Medical Home? A link to a pdf file is present. 
The purpose of this document is to provide information and insight regarding the medical home and how it benefits children.

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Highlights of changes from DSM-IV-TR to DSM-5 A link to a pdf file is present. 
Changes made to the DSM-5 diagnostic criteria and texts are outlined in this chapter in the same order in which they appear in the DSM-5 classification. This is not an exhaustive guide; minor changes in text or wording made for clarity are not described here. It should also be noted that Section I of DSM-5 contains a description of changes pertaining to the chapter organization in DSM-5, the multiaxial system, and the introduction of dimensional assessments (in Section III).

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Michigan Social and Emotional Health Tool Kit
The toolkit includes a fact sheet, a power point and a guide for families. State and local partners contributed to the toolkit including the Great Start Systems Team, with partners from the Michigan Department of Health & Human Services, Office of Great Start, The Michigan Department of Human Services, and the Early Childhood Investment Corporation.

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Helping Kids Feel Safe A link to a pdf file is present. 
This document provides tips on how to start the conversation, keep home a safe place, how to watch for signs of stress, fear or anxiety and much more...

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Current VCE Annual Report

VCE Annual Report 2013 - 2014 A link to a pdf file is present. 

VCE Annual Report 2013 - 2014 (Appendices: A-C) A link to a zip file is present.