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Inventory of Screening & Assessments

For Children & Youth with Special Needs

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For the definition of tiers, please see Tiers Explained

Tier One Screening – Health (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources: Ministry of Children and Family Development, Success by Six
Community Health Fairs 
  • Children's Expo
  • Aboriginal Days
  • Active Living Health Fair
  • Three Year Old Screening Events
Quesnel Child and Youth Network

Success by Six: 250-992-9160
Ages and Stages Questionnaire
Health Milestones (dental, vision, hearing, nutrition).
Birth to School Age Open to the children and families in the community.

Tier One Screening – Health (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources: Northern Health
BC Early Hearing Northern Health 
250-983-6810


Community based screening out of the Northern Health Unit; once a week.
Infant Hearing Screening Less than 6 months old Hearing Screener from Quesnel will contact family. Contact information is provided by the birthing hospital through the B.C. Early Hearing Program's database. Or for home based births and babies born of the Province of B.C., Public Health then provides the information to the BC Early Hearing Program.

Tier One Screening – Early Childhood (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources:
Strong Start Programs School District #28
250-992-8802
Ages and Stages Questionnaire (ASQ) Birth to School Age Open to all children in the community

Tier One Screening – Early Childhood (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources:
Information on Child Care Options in the Community Child Care Resource and Referral (CCRR)
250-992-7606

Tier One Screening – Social Work (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources: Northern Health
Community and Public Health Northern Health
Quesnel Public Health: 250-991-7571
Northern Health
  • Prenatal Registry Questionnaire 
  • Newborn Screening Tests (24 – 48 hours after birth)
  • Nursing Priority Screening Tool (Parkyn tool)
  • Early Postpartum Depression Screening Tool (EPDS)
  • Ages an Stages Questionnaire (ASQ 3) – 3, 6, 18, 60 months
  • Dental – 12, 18 and 24 months, 60 months
  • Vision – 24- 36, 60 months
  • Hearing – 60 months
Birth and older Family/Self/Open Referrals by Community Service Providers

Tier One Screening – Social Work (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources:
Child Welfare and Protection Services Ministry of Children and Family Development 

Quesnel:

250-992-4267
  • Immediate Safety Assessment
  • Comprehensive Risk Assessment
  • Vulnerability Assessment
  • Family and Child Strengths and Needs Assessment
  • Reunification Assessment
  • Comprehensive Plan of Care
For Families with Children 0-19 years old Self/Family/Open Referrals by Community Service Providers
Child Welfare and Protection Services' Resource Links
http://www.safekidsbc.ca/community.htm
http://www.safekidsbc.ca/teens.htm
http://www.mcf.gov.bc.ca/child_protection/pdf/handbook_action_child_abuse.pdf
http://www.mcf.gov.bc.ca/child_protection/publications.htm

Tier Two Screening – Early Services (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources: Ministry of Children and Families, Ministry of Children and Family Development
Infant Development Program (IDP) Quesnel Child Development Centre
250-992-2481
General Development

Gesell Assessment
Screening Tools:
  • Ages and Stages Questionnaire (ASQ)& Ages and Stages Questionnaire -Social Emotional (ASQ-SE)
  • Developmental Assessment of Young Children - 2nd Edition (DAYC-2)
  • other appropriate tools
0 - 3 Family/Self/Open Referrals or by Community Service Providers

Tier Two Screening – Early Services (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources:
Aboriginal Infant Development Program (AIDP) Northern Cariboo Aboriginal Family Program Society (NCAFPS)
250-992-9160 
General Development

Gesell Assessment
Screening Tools:
  • ASQ&ASQ-SE
  • other appropriate tools
0 - 3  Family/Self/Open Referrals or by Community Service Providers

Tier Two Screening – Early Services (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources: Ministry of Children and Family Development
Supported Child Development Program (SCDP) Quesnel Child Development Centre
250-992-2481
General Development

Screening Tools:
Ages and Stages Questionnaire (ASQ)
Ages and Stages Questionnaire-Social Emotional (ASQ-SE) 
Assessment, Evaluation and Programming Systems (AEPS)
Walker Behaviour Checklist
0 -18 Family/Self/Open Referrals or by Community Service Providers

Tier Two Screening – Early Services (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources:
Aboriginal Supported Child Development (ASCDP) North Cariboo Aboriginal Family Program Society (NCAFPS)
250-992-9160

 
General Development
Screening Tools: 
  • Ages and Stages Questionnaire (ASQ)
  • Ages and Stages Questionnaire - Social Emotional (ASQ-SE)
0 - 6 Family/Self/Open Referrals or by Community Service Providers

Tier Two Screening – Early Services (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources:
Occupational Therapy (OT) Quesnel Child Development Centre
250-992-2481
General Development– Miller 
Assessment, Brigance, Bayley 
Scales, 
Sensory– Analysis of Sensory 
Behaviour
Perceptual– Test of Visual 
Perceptual Skills, 
Oral Motor/Feeding Motor
– Movement ABC, Peabody 
Fine Motor, MFUN, Miller 
Assessment for Preschoolers, 
Bayley Scales
0 - School Entry Family/Self/Open Referrals by Community Service Providers

Tier Two Screening – Early Services (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources:
Physiotherapy (PT) Quesnel Child Development Centre
250-992-2481
General Development– 
Alberta Infant Motor Scale
Motor– Peabody Developmental Motor Scales (2nd Edition) 
Clinical and Functional 
Observations
0 - school entry Family/Self/Open Referrals or by Community Service Providers

Tier Two Screening – Early Services (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources: Ministry of Children and Family Development
Speech and Language Pathologist (SLP) Quesnel Child Development Centre
250-992-2481
Speech– Goldman Fristoe 2, Diagnostic Evaluation of Articulation & Phonology.
Language– Preschool Language Scales 5, Clinical Evaluation of Language Fundamentals, Peabody Picture Vocabulary Tests, 
Expressive/Receptive one word picture vocabulary test.
Social Communication
Voice
Fluency
Oral Motor/Swallowing
Alternative/Augmentative 
Communication
Hearing
– Audiometer
0 - school entry Family/Self/Open Referrals or by Community Service Providers

Tier Two Screening – Early Services & Health (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources:
Audiology Northern Health's Audiology Clinic
250-565-7371 (Prince George)
Hearing Tests
Amplification
5 -19 years old Referral by Families, Family Physician, Public Health Nurse and Speech and Language Pathologist.
Audiologist goes to Quesnel every two months.

Tier Two Screening – Early Services & Health (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources:
Nursing Support Services Northern Health
250-612-4519 (Prince George)
Eligibility Assessment for the At-Home Program 0- 18 years old Family
Community/Public Health 
Nurses
MCFD
Family Physicians
Paediatricians
Service Providers
BC Children’s Hospital

Tier Two Screening – Early Services & Health (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources:
Speech and Language Pathologist (SLP) Northern Health
250-983-6810
Speech– Structured 
Photographic Articulation Test
Language– Peabody Picture 
Vocabulary Tests, Test for 
Auditory Comprehension of 
Language, Wiig Assessment 
of Basic Concepts, 
Expressive Vocabulary Tests, 
Communication and Symbolic 
Behaviour Scales, Test of 
Problem Solving, Preschool 
Language Scale
Social Communication
Voice
Fluency
Oral Motor/Swallowing
Alternative/Augmentative 
Communication
Hearing
– Audiometer
0 - school entry Family/Self/Open Referrals or by Community Service Providers

Tier Two Screening – Early Services & Health (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources: Ministry of Children and Family Development
Child and Youth with Special Needs (CYSN)  Ministry of Children and Family Development 
250-992-4267
Please see "Referral" for CYSN Programs and Services Criteria for CYSN Programs and Services

Age: 0 to 18 years & 11 months old

1. Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
2. Developmental Disability
3. At Home Program
Assessments required for CYSN Programs and Services

1. Northern Autism Network or by Paediatrician
2. Diagnosis by Registered Psychologist
3. Assessment by Nursing Support Services - contact 250-631-4200

Tier Two Screening – Education - School Age Therapy (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources: Ministry of Children and Family Development, School District
Occupational Therapy (OT) Quesnel Child Development Centre 
250-992-2481
Fine Motor:
·Movement ABC
·BOT -2: Bruininks–Oseretsky Test of 
Motor Proficiency
Sensory Processing:
·Sensory Profile (3-10 yrs)
·Sensory Profile School Companion
Written Communication Skills:
·Beery VMI 5th Ed.
·Developmental Test of Visual 
Perception, 2nd Ed.
·Motor- Free Visual Perception Test, 
3rd Edition
·Test of Visual Perceptual Skills, 3rd 
Edition
·McMaster Handwriting Assessment 
Protocol
6 -19

Tier Two Screening – Education - School District #xx (item dependant on area) (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources: Education - School District #28
Hearing Resource Services School District #28
  • Classroom Observation
  • Hearing Tests
  • Language Tests
  • Language Processing
Kindergarten to Grade 12 School Based Team (SBT)

Tier Two Screening – Education - School District #xx (item dependant on area) (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources:
Speech and Language Pathology School District #28
  • Classroom Observation
  • Language Samples
  • M.Garcia-Winner: double interview
  • Narrative Assessment
  • Phonological Awareness
  • Developmental Stages (Kindergarten - Grade Three)
  • Speech Articulation/Voice (Kindergarten - Grade Three)
  • Language (CELF-IV)
  • Social Language (CASL)
  • Writing Samples
Kindergarten to Grade 12 Family and School Based Team

Tier Two Screening – Education - School District #xx (item dependant on area) (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources: School District #28
School Psychology School District #28
  • Observation
  • Cognition (WISC IV)
  • Academic Achievement (WIAT-III, WJ III)
  • Memory (WRAML@; CMS)
  • Visual- Motor (Beery)
  • Auditory Processing (TAPS-III)
  • Adaptive Skills (ABAS II)
  • Executive Functioning (BRIEF)
  • Behaviour (BASC -II)
Kindergarten to Grade 12 for Students who meet criteria.  School Based Team
Students with suspected learning disabilities are usually not formally assessed until they are in Grade Three. Students of any age with suspected intellectual disabilities will be formally assessed.

Tier Two Screening – Education - School District #xx (item dependant on area) (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources: Education - School District #28
Counsellors, Inclusion Helping Teacher, Resource Teachers School District #28
  • Observation
  • Curriculum- Based Assessment
  • Informal Inventories (Alberta Assessment, Jerry Johns Reading Inventory)
  • Dynamic Indicators of Basic Early Literacy Skills (DIBELS) - District Screening 
  • Language Screening for Students who may require ESL/ELD support
  • Functional Behaviour Assessment
Kindergarten to Grade 12 Classroom Teachers 

Tier Three Screening – (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources: Northern Health
Complex 
Developmental 
Behavioural Conditions 
(CDBC) – Northern 
Health Assessment 
Network (NHAN)
Northern Health
250-565-5827 (Prince George)
Diagnosis for Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder or Complex Child and Youth * 0 -19 Pediatrician or Family Physician to the Northern Health's Regional Coordinator
*11 assessments per year available for the communities in the Quesnel area

Tier Three Screening – (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources: Northern Health
Autism Network – 
Northern Health 
Assessment Network 
(NHAN)
Northern Health
250-565-5827 (Prince George)
Diagnosis for Autism Spectrum Disorder* 0 - 19 years old Speech and Language Pathologist/Pediatrician/Psychologist 
to Northern Health Assessment Network Regional 
Coordinator.
*Autism Assessments are completed by PhD Psychologists

Tier Three Screening – (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources:
Developmental 
Disabilities Mental 
Health Team (DDMHT)
Northern Health
250-992-5189
Psychological Assessments –
To assist Developmental Disabilities Mental Health  Clinicians with determining the treatment plan and recommendations for care.
0 - 18 years old  Open referrals from Community Service Providers and Ministry of Children and Family Development

Tier Four Screening – Health (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources: Ministry of Children and Family Development, Ministry of Health
Seating and Mobility Clinics Sunny Hill Outreach 

Quesnel Child Development Centre*
250-992-2481

*assists with coordination of clinics with the Sunny Hill Outreach Team
Specific Seating and Mobility Assessments^ 0 -19 years old Pediatrician/Family Physician to the Sunny Hill Outreach Program
^Twice a year clinics

Tier Four Screening – Health (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources: Ministry of Children and Family Development, Ministry of Health
Psychology Assessments Sunny Hill Outreach Clinics

Quesnel Child Development Centre
250-992-2481

 
Psycho-Educational Intellectual Functioning Diagnosis ^^ 0 - 6 years old Local Team of Early Intervention Therapists and Consultants and Pediatrician 
^^Twice a year clinics

Tier Four Screening – Health (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources:
Assistive and Augmentative Technology Sunny Hill Outreach Clinics

Quesnel Child Development Centre

250-992-2481
Assistive Technology
Augmentative Communication ^^^
0 - 6 Pediatrician/Family Physician to Sunny Hill
^^^Twice a year clinic depending on the number of children requiring the service in the community.

Tier Four Screening – Health (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources:
Feeding Outreach Sunny Hill Outreach Feeding and Nutrition Consultation 0 -19 Contact the Sunny Hill Feeding Team
Feeding Outreach is available when there are a number of children (0-19) that the community would like to have a feeding and nutrition consult.

Tier Four Screening – Health (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources: Ministry of Children and Family Development
Vision Consultation - Outreach Sunny Hill Outreach - Visual Impairment Team Vision Consultants provide consultation and support to children and their families as well as local community professionals around the impact of visual impairment. 0 - school entry Direct referral to the Visual Impairment Team

Tier Four Screening – Education (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources: MInistry of Education
Provincial Outreach Program for FASD (POPFASD) School District #28 and Independent Schools Consultative and Training Services for School District Outreach Partner, Training for School Districts. 5 - 19 School Districts and Independent Schools

Tier Four Screening – Education (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources:
Provincial Outreach Program for Autism and Related Disorders (POPARD) School District #28 and Independent Schools Outreach Consultative services for students with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Environmental Assessments. Capacity building training. 5 - 19 School Districts/Independent Schools

Tier Four Screening – Education (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources: Ministry of Education
Auditory Outreach Local School Districts #28 and Independent Schools Variety of supports for students who are deaf or hard of hearing, also provides assistive listening devices. 5 - 19 School Districts/Independent Schools

Tier Four Screening – Education (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources: Ministry of Education
Special Education Technology of BC (SET- BC) Local School Districts of #28 and Independent Schools Consultative Services to support students to learn through the use or support of technology. 5 - 19 School Districts/Independent 
Schools refer students that 
are within certain categories 
(moderate to profound intellectual 
disabilities, Autism Spectrum Disorder, physical 
disabilities, chronic health and 
visual impairments).

Tier Four Screening – Education (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources: Ministry of Education
Provincial Resource Centre for Visually Impaired (PRCVI) Local School Districts #28 and Independent Schools Variety of supports for students who are Braille users and who have low vision. 5 - 19 School districts/Independent Schools

Tier Four Screening – Education (Quesnel)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources: Ministry of Education
Provincial Integration Support Program (PISP) Local School Districts #60 and Independent Schools Consultative services for students with multiple needs. Observations then programming recommendations are provided. 5 - 19 School Districts and Independent Schools

Tier Two Screening – Early Services & Health (All)

Programs / Services Agency Details Age Referral
Funding Sources: Ministry of Health
Provincial Health Services Authority-Audiology BC Children's Hospital Audiology Department
4480 Oak Street
Vancouver, BC V6H 3V4
604-875-2112
Entry level school age screening
Behavioural Audiometry
Visual Reinforcement Audiometry (VRA)
Tympanometry
Otoacoustic Emission (OAE)
Auditory Brainstem Response (ABR)
0-19 Parent/Family Member
Physician
Public Health Nurse
Other Clinician
Sunnyhill Assessment Team
Tier 2 Assessment provided for families that are geographically closest to Children's Hospital Clinic. Families referred here may be re-referred to other community clinics