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The next meeting of the Commission on Improving the Status of Children in Indiana will take place on April 18, 2018, from 10 a.m. to noon at the Indiana State Library, History Reference Room, 315 W. Ohio St., Indianapolis, IN 46204
Healthy Pregnancy App
The Indiana State Department of Health released a new mobile application aimed at improving infant and maternal health in Indiana. The free app is called Liv, and promotes early prenatal care and education about pregnancy. It includes interactive calendar and journal features, more than 100 articles, checklists and how-to's based on best medical practices, and links to community resources.
Commission Approves Recommendations to Modify Mental Health Licensing
The Commission voted to approve recommendations from its Mental Health and Substance Abuse Task Force to modify the licensing requirements for Licensed Mental Health Counselors to bring them in line with the majority of other states and Master's Degree programs. Read the report to the Legislative Council.
Information Sharing Guide
This mobile-friendly guide summarizes how specific types of information about children and families can be shared between professionals, which parties can share this information, and who can receive the information. Visit the mobile app