Trainings

Trainings

Moving On: The Transition of Adolescents and Young Adults Living with Special Health Care Needs to Adult Care

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Date Developed: n.a.. Source: Center for Strengthening Youth Prevention Paradigms (SYPP Center). Presenter(s): Diane Tanaka, Maria Sipin. Type: Webinar Archive. Level: Intermediate. Length: 60 minutes.

Annotation

This presentation discusses issues that are faced by adolescents in general, and how those issues can be amplified when coping with a chronic illness.

Transition guidelines are reviewed, the integrative care of teens with chronic illnesses are emphasized, and tools to assist with transition services are provided to the viewer. The MyVOICE Transition Clinic at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles will be highlighted as one model of care.

Learning Objectives

• Discuss the characteristics of programs that facilitate successful transition.

• Name at least two issues that teens and their families face, when transitioning to adult models of care.

• Name at least two issues that are important for teens living with chronic illnesses to address and master.

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UE8MC25742; MCH Navigator for $180,000/year. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.