Parent Resources

We realize many questions arise regarding pediatric therapies, and although our certified therapists can likely answer most questions, here are some additional educational links you may find helpful:

Acronyms

KEIS – Kentucky’s Early Intervention System
KMAP – Kentucky Medical Assistance Program
POE – Point of Entry
ISC – Initial Service Coordinator
PSC – Primary Service Coordinator
RBI – Routines Based Interview
IFSP – Individual Family Service Plan
OT – Occupational Therapy
PT – Physical Therapy
ST – Speech Therapy
EI – Early Intervention
ARC – Admissions & Release Committee
IEP – Individualized Education Plan
CHFS – Cabinet for Health & Family Services
TAT – Technical Assistance Teams
KCHIP – Kentucky’s Children’s Health Insurance Program

Websites related to Early Intervention and Children with Developmental Delays:

First Steps
United Partners in Kentucky
Commission for Children with Special Health Care Needs
Bridges4Kids
Kentucky Special Parent Involvement (KY-SPIN), Inc.
Families and Advocates Partnership for Education (FAPE)
National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities
Individuals with Disabilities Education Act
Physical Therapy Resources 
Occupational Therapy Resources