Early intervention professionals are committed and busy people. It can be hard to make time to meet with other professionals. But...we all need to feel supported in our work and to identify ourselves as part of learning community. What do we love about our work, and where do we find some of the challenges? How can we get to know each other better outside of the context of IFSP teams so we can truly build those relationships with each other? Here in Mecklenburg County, we get together on the third Wednesday of each month to provide opportunities to talk about a variety of important topics in early intervention. Our facilitators include one of our network providers and a CDSA staff member, and Infant-Toddler Credit will be provided. So...bring your lunch, grab a chair, and let's talk! Oh....and we do provide dessert....
Modern NICUs have dramatically improved the outlook for tiny premature infants, but until relatively recently their parents and families have been largely excluded from their care. Long-term studies on the psychological, emotional, social and other functional outcomes of these survivors are now showing the benefits of early, extensive family involvement. Single family rooms and family-centered care are now common in the NICU, but philosophical and logistical barriers continue to limit parent participation. This knowledge-based educational activity will review the evidence…Find out more »
Infants and Child Welfare: Integrating an Infant Mental Health Approach into the Child Welfare Service Delivery System Featuring Brenda Jones Harden, PhD Associate Professor, Department of Human Development University of Maryland College Park College Park, MD Visit http://www.ncimha.org/conference/ for more informationFind out more »
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Children's Cochlear Implant Center at UNC & NC AG Bell Present the 22nd Annual Professor of Surgery at the University of Chicago Director of Pediatric Cochlear Implant Program Founder and Director of the Thirty Million Words Initiative Click here for more information about registration, the agenda, and more!Find out more »
12th Annual National Training Institute on Effective Practices Check back for more information or visit http://nti.cbcs.usf.edu/Find out more »
"Children's Rights and Early Intervention" Held in conjunction with Stockholm University Check back for more information or visit http://depts.washington.edu/isei/2016conf.htmlFind out more »