He got into the DBMD program last fall and just came to the top of the class
list this week so we have to choose whether to leave DBMD and go to class or
On Jul 19, 2016, at 7:49 AM, Chenoweth,Lauren (DADS)This is a message sent through the DBMAT Listserve.
It really depends on your son's specific needs. DBMD has a much shorter
interest list and I would encourage you to be put on both interest lists as
well as HCS and TxHmL or MDCP if your son potentially qualifies.
I have attached a chart that compares the waivers' different services as well
as the eligibility criteria for you to review and see which services would be
the most benefit to your son. If you have specific questions feel free to
email me and we can discuss those.
Lauren Chenoweth, LMSW
CLASS/DBMD Policy Lead
Long Term Services and Supports Policy
Center for Policy and Innovation (CPI)
Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services
Office (512) 438-2578
Mobile (512) 831-2597
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Sent: Tuesday, July 19, 2016 7:44 AM
Subject: [dbmat] Class or DBMD
Which is the better program? My son is 13.
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