EPSDT Newsletter

EPSDT "Care for Kids"

Evaluation and Management of ADHD and ASD

Check out the Fall 2020 issue of the Iowa EPSDT Care for Kids newsletter! The lead story, “Evaluation and Management of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder,” was written by Shirley K. Johnson, MSN, ARNP, CPNP, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner and Shruti Tewar, MBBS, MPH, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital. The article has information on behavior therapy and school supports.

The article also includes a section on evaluation and management of autism spectrum disorders by Dr. Tewar, and a tear-out on Medication for Management of ADHD on page 5.

Download the Fall 2020 issue.

Publication Schedule

Iowa's EPSDT program publishes its "Care for Kids" newsletter three times a year, as a collaborative effort of the:

  • Iowa Department of Human Services
  • Iowa Department of Public Health
  • Iowa Prevention of Disabilities Policy Council
  • Center for Disabilities and Development at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

Iowa EPSDT will continue to print and mail the newsletter, and a new electronic version will be available by email soon. Use the sign-up form at the bottom of this page to subscribe.

Reprint Policy

You are welcome to print out and share copies of the EPSDT newsletter or material from the newsletter with others. If you wish to reprint newsletter material in another publication, whether print or electronic, please call 319-384-5656 for permission prior to publication.

Volumes 27 to 13

Click on the links below to access a printable copy of any of the available issues. For questions or more information about EPSDT newsletter articles, please get in touch with Meredith Field at 319-384-5656.


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Subscribe Now!

Iowa EPSDT is developing an electronic version of the Care for Kids newsletter to be delivered by email. We will continue to print and mail the hard copy version three times a year.

Subscribe below.

Use the sign-up form at the bottom of this page to subscribe to the electronic version, coming later this year.

Staff & Editorial Board

Newsletter Staff

  • Executive Editor: Temitope Awelewa, MBChB, MPH
  • Production Editor: Lesly Huffman
  • Graphics Editor: Leigh Bradford
  • Webmaster: Meredith Field

Editorial Board

  • Elizabeth Cramer, MD
  • Rhonda Enserro, MD
  • Analisa Pearson
  • Shruti Tewar, MBBS, MPH

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