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This is a forum for the Division of Mental Health and Addiction (DMHA) Youth Services to deliver providers and agencies announcements regarding upcoming events, new policies, service programs and other information that may impact the state's intensive alternative community-based service programs, providers or service delivery.
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Child Mental Health Wraparound Service Provider Training has been additionally scheduled on December 8 and 9, 2016. This training is to be held at the Indiana Government Center South Building, and is by invitation only. These dates are in addition to scheduled training dates September 12 and 13, 2016 which are now full. For more information about this opportunity, click here.
Intermediate Wraparound: Improving Wraparound Practice (Cohort 13) has been scheduled on November 29-30, 2016. This is a required training for all Wraparound Facilitators and Wraparound Facilitation Supervisors. Individuals must have attended "Introduction to Wraparound Training" and "Engagement Training" prior to attending this training. Please see FSSA Systems of Care calendar for details regarding registration.
Engagement in the Wraparound Process Training (Cohort 14) has been scheduled on October 31, 2016. This is a required training for all Wraparound Facilitators and Wraparound Facilitation Supervisors. Individuals must have attended the "Introduction to Wraparound" training prior to attending this training. Please see the FSSA Systems of Care calendar for details regarding registration for this training.
Introduction to Wraparound Training (Cohort 14) has been scheduled on September 27-29, 2016. This is a required training for all Wraparound Facilitators and Wraparound Facilitation Supervisors. Pre-approval to attend this training is required by DMHA prior to registering. If not already approved, please send a resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. If already approved/once approved, individuals may self-register. Please see the FSSA Systems of Care calendar for details regarding registration for this training.
New procedure for incomplete applications
All DMHA-approved youth HCBS providers (agencies and individuals) are required to submit applications for authorization and re-authorization. Authorization is required prior to enrollment as a provider of CMHW services. Reauthorization occurs on the schedule below, and is required to remain an active provider of CMHW services. Please see Section 13 of the CMHW Provider Reference Module for specifics.
CMHW Participants Aging Out of the Program (1915(i) Child Mental Health Wraparound)
Attention: Youth, family members and providers
The Child Mental Health Wraparound (CMHW) program is operated by the Division of Mental Health and Addiction; funded by Indiana Health Coverage Program, commonly referred to as Medicaid; and is designed to serve youth ages six through seventeen.
The purpose of this announcement is to clarify that CMHW services shall be provided up to a participant’s (A.K.A. member’s) eighteenth birthday. (405 IAC 5-21.7-8) Services provided on or after the participant’s eighteenth birthday shall not be reimbursed. The Child and Family Team, guided by the Wraparound Facilitator, must plan for transition to adult services accordingly.