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CELEBRATE THE LAUNCH OF OUR VIDEO SERIES!

Introducing new videos on early intervention, special education, transition to adult life.
A series of videos to answer your most frequently asked questions about infants, toddlers, children and youth with disabilities.

Click here to view flyer

Tuesday, Sept 15 2015
12pm-12:20pm
http://tadnet.adobeconnect.com/span-video-launch

NJ Legislature Increases Funding for Primary Care-Child Psychiatrist Consultation Project!

The NJ Legislature has increased funding for piloting the Primary Care-Child Psychiatrist Consultation Project, providing pediatricians and other primary care doctors with the opportunity to consult with a child and adolescent psychiatrist to help them more effectively treat children with mental health and behavioral challenges in their care.  Read and watch a recent roundtable discussion featuring SPAN, the American Academy of Pediatrics NJ Chapter, primary care providers and psychiatrists, and NJ legislators at 

August is National Breastfeeding Month!

The theme for August 2015, National Breastfeeding Month, is Breastfeeding at Work: Let’s Make It Work!  While more than 75% of new mothers start out breastfeeding their babies, this figure drops steadily after 3-6 months.  See more at http://altarum.org/health-policy-blog/august-is-national-breastfeeding-month#sthash.bKB6jb03.dpuf .  The NJ Department of Health has breastfeeding resources at http://www.nj.gov/health/fhs/wic/breastfeedingpromsupp.shtml and a powerpoint with facts about NJ breastfeeding status and initiatives at

CELEBRATE THE LAUNCH OF OUR VIDEO SERIES!

Introducing new videos on early intervention, special education, transition to adult life.
A series of videos to answer your most frequently asked questions about infants, toddlers, children and youth with disabilities.

Click here to view flyer

Tuesday, Sept 15 2015
12pm-12:20pm
http://tadnet.adobeconnect.com/span-video-launch

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