SPHARC Environmental Scan Report

Early Childhood GoalA new report was released by the Association of Maternal and Child Health Program on “State Strategies and Initiatives to Improve Developmental and Autism Screening, and Early Identification System.” This report discusses the various screening activities that occur throughout the US and territories to identify children with autism spectrum disorder and other developmental disabilities.

The outcomes of this report identified common strategies and areas of improvement for state systems. It is AMCHP’s hope to eventually be able to provide program suggestions to states so that they may be able to improve in the early identification screening efforts.

Read the full report.