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New NC Agreement to Include Funding for Statewide START Program

New Agreement Will Secure Services for NC Children with Complex Behavioral Health Needs

10/14/2016
Location: North Carolina

START Cited as Resource by SAMHSA

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) recently cited the Center for START Services as a resource in their "Monthly Minute" newsletter.

10/07/2016

START Model Identified as Best Practice by National Academy of Sciences

New York State Office for People with Developmental Di

07/15/2016

Newly Released!

Health Care for People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities across the Lifespan featuring a chapter entitled, "Diagnostic, Treatment and Service Considerations to Address Challenging Behavior: A Model Program for Integr

06/14/2016

Dr. Joan Beasley will be presenting on START at this year's IAC

Date:  Thursday, June 9, 2016 - 8:00am to 4:00pm Event Description: 

06/09/2016

Dr. Leslie Rubin, a trainer and consultant for the national START Network, receives the Georgia Autism Achievement Award

Dr. Leslie Rubin, a trainer and consultant for the national START Network, receives the Georgia Autism Achievement Award for his work in clinical practice, training and advocacy related to autism and other neurodevelopmental disabilities.

04/26/2016

AUCD Free Webinar: Supporting Individuals with I/DD and Mental Health Needs

January 12, 2016 (2-3:30pm EST) webinar, “Supporting Individuals with I/DD and Mental Health Needs” presented by Dr. Bryant-Claxton and Dr. Smith, two renowned experts in the field of I/DD and START network partners.

12/17/2015

Listen to Dr. Joan Beasley’s one-minute clip on services for the dually diagnosed

Listen to Dr. Joan Beasley’s one-minute clip on services for the dually diagnosed here

12/17/2015

START’s Director, Dr. Joan Beasley, speaking to the challenges families face in the trailer for Spiral Movement Center’s new documentary

START’s Director, Dr. Joan Beasley, speaking to the challenges families face in the trailer for Spiral Movement Center’s new documentary, "A Miracle Child."  

12/17/2015
Tagged as: Spiral Yoga

Upcoming statewide conference in New York

Dr. Joan Beasley is scheduled to present at an upcoming statewide conference in New York

12/01/2015
Location: New York

Dr. Joan Beasley, and Dr. Karen Weigle will be presenting at November's NADD Conference

Dr. Joan Beasley, Director of Center for START Services, and Dr.

11/18/2015
Location: California

Doctoral Student to Measure Impact of Center for START Services

Luke Kalb, a Ph.D. student from Johns Hopkins University’s Bloomberg School of Public Health, recently received the National Institute of Health’s Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Predoctoral Fellowship.

08/24/2015
Location: New Hampshire
Tagged as: Research

The Center for START Services certified its 100th Coordinator on July 24, 2015

Elly Fisher from the NY START program (Region 1) completed the rigorous three stage training program: 1) Formation & Orientation, 2) Training, Triage, Mentoring & Practice, and 3) Mastery & Outreach.

07/24/2015
Location: New York

NC West Becomes Nationally Certified START Program

The Center for START Services is pleased to announce that NC START West has become a Certified START Program in the United States. START Program Certification demonstrates that the Program has maintained fidelity to the mission and values of START.

04/23/2015
Location: North Carolina

NC START East Becomes Our Second Nationally Certified START Program

The Center for START Services is pleased

03/19/2015
Location: North Carolina

Dr. Joan Beasley joined NHPR’s The Exchange program

This morning, our own Dr. Joan Beasley joined NHPR’s The Exchange program on the topic of assessment of New Hampshire's support system for individuals with disabilities. We received the following comment minutes after the broadcast aired:

03/05/2015
Location: National

Ark-START Success Stories Featured in New Film by Acclaimed Filmmaker

Watch a new film by Dan Habib, concerning success stories from the Ark-START program

02/16/2015
Location: National

Congratulations to NC START Central, which became the first Certified START Program in the United States

START Program Certification demonstrates that the Program has maintained fidelity to the mission and values of START. This has been verified through the use and mastery of evidence informed positive practices and systems linkage approaches.

01/15/2015
Location: North Carolina