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Core Competencies for Early Interventionists (WEB19091)

Presenter(s): Toby Long, PhD, PT, FAPTA
Course Description


Part C (Early Intervention) of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) emphasizes a team-based model and provides for professional development programs to develop the skills and knowledge of service providers. This session describes the process used to identify and develop effective team-based, interprofessional competencies and discusses their use in practice, with the goal of enhancing outcomes for young children and their families. In this session, speaker Toby Long discusses common and discipline-specific competencies and identifies challenges to and solutions for incorporating the competencies into practice. This course is a recorded session from the 2019 online conference “Birth to Three: Working Together to Serve Children and Their Families.”

Learning Objectives:
You will be able to:

  • identify activities to promote interprofessional personnel standards for early intervention providers
  • identify the common and discipline-specific competencies for providers who serve young children and their families in early intervention programs
  • describe opportunities for interprofessional education to enhance child and family outcomes

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!

Assessment Type

Self-assessment—Think about what you learned and report on the Completion Form how you will use your new knowledge.

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View all courses from the "Birth to Three: Working Together to Serve Children and Their Families" online conference, available through the ASHA Learning Pass subscription or as an a la carte purchase.

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COURSE DETAILS
Item #(s): WEB19091
Available Through: May 01, 2024