Behavioural management consultation service for individuals with intellectual disabilities (IQ<70) who are funded by Persons with Developmental Disabilities (PDD), who have complex service needs, and present with extremely challenging behaviours that present risk to self or others and threaten their ability to successfully live in the community.
Patient must be 17 years or older and eligible for funding with PDD. The patient must already have been accepted by PDD for funding and have a PDD service coordinator. The patient must meet the definition of 'complex service needs' which means the individual poses a significant risk and/or are destructive to others or property. In addition, the patient must have experienced one of: multi-system involvement, poor mental health, criminal justice involvement, previous termination from PDD services, chronic substance abuse problems, frequent E.R. visits or inpatient psych admissions.
Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.