Operating out of Bexar County, the AACOG IDD Transition Support Team serves residents in Atascosa, Bandera, Bexar, Comal, Blanco, Calhoun, Comal, Dewitt, DImmit, Edwards, Frio, Gillespie, Goliad, Hays, Jackson, Karnes, Kendall, Kerr, Kimble, Kinney, La Salle, Lavaca, Llano, Mason, Maverick, McMullen, Medina, Menard, Real, Refugion, Schleicher, Sutton, Uvalde, Val Verde, Victoria, Wilson, and Zavala counties.
Responsibilities of the TST
Responsibilities of the TST include increasing the expertise of those that support people with IDD while maintaining the least restrictive community environment.
Case-Specific Peer Review
Within 3 business days, the TST will begin the process of acknowledging receipt of the request. The multidisciplinary team will provide recommendations, a written report with follow-up instructions, and will offer continued support.
Educational Activities provided by the TST are centered around medical, behavioral, and psychiatric topics which are often based on requests by community members.
The TST provides professional assistance with individualized recommendations on disorders and diseases using best practices and evidence-based findings.