Practice Manual

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The YES Practice Manual is now available!  This document is a practical guide for youth,YES Practice Manual Cover Image families and providers on all the different parts of the YES System of Care. 

This manual can be read from front to back to gain a better understanding of YES or it can be used as a reference guide to look up information on a specific subject. The Yes Practice Manual is available as an interactive online document and as a PDF designed for print. Topics covered in the manual include:

  • Identifying youth with a serious emotional disturbance
  • YES eligibility
  • Mental health assessments and the CANS
  • Principles of Care and Practice Model
  • Child and Family Teams (CFT)
  • Coordinated Care Plans
  • Services and Supports
  • Complaints and Appeals

To provide feedback on the YES Practice Manual or request a print copy, please send an email to:

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