State of Idaho DHW mandated training requirements
"Under the Medicaid enhanced plan benefits 16.03.10 effective July 1, 2011, in order to qualify to provide Habilitative Intervention services under the newly redesigned Children's Benefits the State of Idaho requires additional training to be completed by June 30, 2013 for current DS and IBI providers" Consult your organizations administrator or the rules.**
Program enrollment is ongoing and courses begin at the time of enrollment. There is no specified date to begin the course work and registrants have 90 days to complete the self-paced courses.
Option 1: Stand Alone Courses***
Tuition per course: $395
Early Childhood & Human Development …Learn more & Enroll Now>>
Learning Theory …Learn more & Enroll Now>>
Option 2: Habilitative Interventionist Full Program***
For learners who need all three of the required courses this is the most cost effective option. The Habilitative Interventionist Program includes each required course as described in Option 1; ABA, ECHD, & LT. …Learn more & Enroll Now>>
Instructor Led Exercises
Completion of these instructor led exercises is a requirement for all candidates enrolling on or after January 25th 2013 and is made available using the CoAHS "Mentor System". The Mentor system is designed to enhance the learning and understanding of specific concepts and requires candidates to interact with instructors in a structured environment through specific exercises designed to enhance the course material based on an individual candidate’s needs …Learn More>>
Professional Development Credit Available …Learn More>>
Professional Development Credit NOT required for the Habilitative Interventionist application to the State of Idaho.
Program Director: Shannon Miles
Telephone (Idaho): +1-208-761-7677
**All Habilitative Intervention providers must first submit an application to the State of Idaho and receive notification of approval from the State of Idaho before providing Habiltiative Intervention services. Habilitative Interventionist Application Information
Applications to be submitted to the State of Idaho:
***The State of Idaho has provided confirmation in writing to the College of Applied Human Services/Innovative Learning acknowledging that three organizations have coursework that meets the guidelines as well as a competency testing component. The College of Applied Human Services/Innovative Learning, is one of these three that has been acknowledged. The coursework exceeds the required competencies and was developed specifically to meet and exceed the needs of the Habilitative Interventionist in the State of Idaho.
Qualifications for Habilitative Interventionist role include a BA in a Human Services field, one year supervised experience and the completion of the competency course work listed below available in& our certificate programs.
Consult your organizations administrator or the rules.