Psychology

Psychological services are provided to children and adults served by the Franklin County Board of Developmental Disabilities (FCBDD). The Psychology Department includes a staff of Psychologists, Psychology Assistants and Behavior Support Specialists, who provide evaluations, counseling, behavior support services, as well as consultation to staff and families/caregivers.

The FCBDD Psychology Department also provides training in areas related to positive behavior support, crisis intervention/prevention and parenting. This department oversees the implementation of the Behavior Support Rules of the Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities and referrals to the Ohio State University Nisonger Center Dual Diagnosis Clinic. For more information click on the pdf’s and/or fillable forms below:

2018 Psychology Meetings
2016 Revised Appendices
13A-Behavioral Assessment Report
13B-Behavioral Support Strategies Training Form
13C-Informed Consent to Restrictive Support Strategies
13D-Physical, Mental Health Checklist
13E-Restrictive Measures Notification
13F-Rights Restriction Survey
13G-Routing Slip – HRC
13H-Strategies Summary
13I-Support Strategies Review Minutes
13J-Support Strategies Review Minutes Attendance Sheet
13K-Support Strategies Summary Data Form

Web pages to additional psychology resources can be found below or on the ‘links’ page. Questions related to the FCBDD Psychology Department can be directed to FCBDD, 2879 Johnstown Road, Columbus, Ohio 43219 or phone (614) 342-5952.

Web pages to additional psychology resources
Name of Resource Website
American Psychological Association www.apa.org
Association for Behavior Analysis www.abainternational.org
Children and Adults with Attention
Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
www.chadd.org
National Alliance for the Mentally Ill www.nami.org
National Association for the Dually Diagnosed www.thenadd.org
National Institute of Mental Health www.nimh.nih.gov
Ohio Psychological Association http://www.ohpsych.org
Parenting Toolbox www.parentingtoolbox.com
The Alcohol, Drug and Mental Health Board of
Franklin County (ADAMH)
www.adamhfranklin.org
The Association for Advancement of Behavior Therapy www.aabt.org
The Ohio State University Nisonger Center http://www.nisonger.osu.edu
Other Resource Suggestions http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu