The CANS and ANSA are at their heart communication tools. How you communicate when you are working through them is as important as the words on the printed page. We provide you with the documents that are easy to use as well as supporting resources to ensure success.
It’s important to let families know that you are working together to do an assessment of their needs and strengths so you can develop a plan for their treatment together. Below are tools and resources to help you better understand the CANS/ANSA and introduce them to families.
The Praed Foundation provides a useful presentation called "Building a Shared Vision" that outlines the need for TCOM, the tools used, and the many benefits of using them.