Transition Planning Consultation

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A smooth transition for children with developmental disabilities requires advance planning and preparation.  When children are early teenagers, it is important to start talking and planning about transition to adult-centered services.

There are many aspects to transition including:

  • school transition
  • guardianship
  • insurance
  • health care


Transition Planning

  • The transition planning process should begin between 12-14 years old.
  • You would see Dr. Acharya once or twice a year.
  • You would continue to see your primary care provider for health care needs including prescriptions.