|(a) DARS DBS completes a comprehensive assessment to
collect information to develop a family service plan that is designed
to achieve the consumer's and family's habilitation goals.
(b) The comprehensive assessment gathers information
in all the core service areas to determine the need for medical, educational,
developmental, social, or other services. Information to form a complete
assessment is gathered by:
(1) taking history of the child;
(2) observing the child;
(3) identifying the child's needs; and
(4) gathering information from other sources, such
as family members, medical providers; and educators.