Addressing the Types of Developmental Delays

May 19th, 2021

There are four major types of developmental delays — cognitive, sensorimotor, speech and language, and socioemotional — with the first signs often appearing before the age of 2. Learn more about what those signs are and how early intervention can help.

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Guide to LTSS: Personal Care Assistance through Medicaid

March 24th, 2021

Long term services and supports (LTSS) are delivered through a variety of programs designed to help financially and medically needy individuals achieve a greater level of autonomy in their homes and communities. 

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Understanding the CHC Waiver in PA

February 24th, 2021

The Community Health Choices (CHC) Waiver was implemented to provide health care services to thousands of eligible PA residents 21 and older. Learn who qualifies.

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Delayed Speech in Children: When to Be Concerned

January 14th, 2021

Is your child a late talker? Do you suspect they could be experiencing a speech delay or a disorder? Through early childhood intervention and ECI speech therapy, communication does not have to be an obstacle for your child. 

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How to Deal with Anxiety and Depression During Crisis

November 18th, 2020

Dealing with anxiety and depression is difficult enough during normal times, but coping with them during a crisis requires a concentrated focus on therapy, support, and self-care — especially for individuals with disabilities. 

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How Erie County Care Management Helps Adults With Autism Improve Their Quality of Life

October 14th, 2020

Learn how care management works to find the best combination of treatments and therapies to help adults with autism improve their quality of life. 

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All About Early Intervention Teletherapy

September 18th, 2020

Early intervention teletherapy utilizes communication and digital technology to help prescribe the best course of treatments for children with developmental disabilities. 

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Understanding the Mental Health Case Management Process

August 19th, 2020

 The nine-step mental health case management process pulls in health and human services professionals from multiple disciplines to bring clients closer to individual wellness and autonomy. Here’s how it works.

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Achieving Housing Stability During COVID-19 Through The Continuum of Care

July 20th, 2020

Housing stability is achievable for individuals affected with mental illnesses, even during the tumultuous times of COVID-19. If you are a tenant facing eviction, you have rights. If you’re currently living with homelessness, entry into the Continuum of Care can help you get back on your feet for good. 

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Growing Minds With Cognitive Development Activities for Toddlers

June 10th, 2020

Cognitive activities for toddlers aim at developing their ability to process and organize information and form a basic understanding of the world around them through interaction and play.

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