Supporting Children and Families Transitioning Out of Early Intervention
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Transitioning out of early intervention services can be confusing for families and professionals who support them; the process is often fraught with misconceptions about requirements, entrenched practices, and emotional reactions. In this session, speaker Mary Louise Peters discusses the regulations related to transitioning out of IDEA Part C services and identifies evidence-based, family-centered, and responsive practices that can help SLPs effectively collaborate with young children, their families, and other professionals for smooth and successful transitions.
This course is a recorded session from the 2019 online conference “Birth to Three: Working Together to Serve Children and Their Families.”
You will be able to:
- summarize state and federal regulations, eligibility requirements, and resources for IDEA Part C transitions
- describe the key steps in the transition process from IDEA Part C to other services or out of services entirely
- identify evidence-based practices for working with families on the transition out of IDEA Part C services
- describe ways to incorporate the perspectives of the child and family with your professional expertise – and the expertise of other professionals – in your work with families transitioning out of early intervention services
What is Included?
You'll get online access to all the course content, including the full video, handouts, and references so you can access it from anywhere!
Self-assessment—Think about what you learned and report on the Completion Form how you will use your new knowledge.
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