Statewide Children’s Wraparound Initiative. COSA Conference Presenters: Erinn Kelley-Siel Mary Lou Johnson Larry Sullivan. Background. Fragmented and duplicative systems. Children served in most restrictive environments. Cost and outcome data not linked.
COSA Conference Presenters:
Mary Lou Johnson
To build capacity to effectively serve children, youth and their families through a governance structure that oversees coordinated policy development, comprehensive planning, and collaborative budgeting for children’s services.
A comprehensive spectrum of mental health and other necessary services which are organized into a coordinated network to meet the multiple and changing needs of children, youth and their families.
Wraparound is an approach to implementing individualized, comprehensive services within a system of care for children and youth with emotional and behavioral problems.