Preschool mental health assessment (1088)

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Early childhood

An early childhood mental health assessment is for children 0 to 5 years old. This may be helpful if you are concerned about these behaviors or stressful events:

The assessment may be covered by insurance.

What can I expect?

The assessment is done over three visits. Each visit is about one hour. Most often, the three visits will take place over a 30 day period.

Before the first visit you will get some forms to complete. They may be in your email or the US Mail. These forms help the therapist learn more about your child’s strengths and struggles.

What will the plan include?

The plan may include:

Parents and caregivers will get a written copy of the plan to help with their child’s needs. Your child’s doctor will also get a copy of the plan.

How can my child get an assessment?

If you feel your child should be seen, call Mental and Behavioral Health Access at 414-266- 3339.



Call your child’s doctor, nurse, or clinic if you have any questions or concerns or if your child has special health care needs that were not covered by this information.