Evaluation of Young Children

Families as Allies is doing a five-month-long series looking at the Procedural Safeguards. The Safeguards describe your rights if you think your child might need special education services or if…

Continue Reading Evaluation of Young Children

Video: Joy Hogge and Wendy Bailey

This week Joy Hogge, executive director of Mississippi Families as Allies, sat down for a chat with Wendy Bailey, the newly appointed executive director of the Mississippi Department of Mental…

Continue Reading Video: Joy Hogge and Wendy Bailey

US v. State of Mississippi Transcript Now Available

Last month on February 22nd Judge Carlton Reeves held a status conference in the US v. State of Mississippi mental health lawsuit. During the conference, both parties spoke about various…

Continue Reading US v. State of Mississippi Transcript Now Available

CHAMP Tele-Psychiatry Virtual Summit Wrap-Up

Families as Allies has been a partner with UMMC’s CHAMP Project since 2019. We believe that our children should be able to get help in the places they already are – for example,…

Continue Reading CHAMP Tele-Psychiatry Virtual Summit Wrap-Up