Referring children, youth, and families to appropriate and effective services places them on a path to recovery and healing.
Advancing Referral Practices can include:
- Connection to and communication with trauma serving systems within your community
- Procedures to streamline referral processes across service systems
- Policies and procedures in place for when it is appropriate to refer an individual to treatment services
- A workforce that is knowledgeable of evidence based treatment services for children, youth, and families within the community, and advocates for appropriate referral placement