Resources and reference laboratories with additional information pertaining to lab testing, both general and specific:
Resources for Additional Information or Consultation:
Colorado Department of Human Services Office of Children, Youth and Families Division of Child Welfare
Suzy Morris, Substance Exposed Newborn Specialist, Child Protection Services Unit, 303-866-4268, firstname.lastname@example.org
Illuminate Colorado Child Abuse & Neglect Expert Staffing (CANES)
CANES is a multidisciplinary team of experts who provide timely and expert consultation on challenging and complex child welfare assessments, investigations, and cases, including Medical Toxicology Consultation.
Kempe Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Child Abuse and Neglect START Team
A service of the Kempe Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Child Abuse and Neglect, START is a Multidisciplinary State And Regional Team (START) of Expert Consultants, including Medical Toxicology Consultation.
The Substance Use Puzzle: Putting Together the Pieces
Issues of substance use and abuse within families can be a complex puzzle. This interactive web-based training through the Child Welfare System will support learners in better understand all of the pieces of this puzzle and how they fit together.