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Integrated Training Collaborative

Creating Connections: Strengthening Partnerships between Families and Providers

March 19, 2007

The DIRŪ Foundation for the Future: Strengthening Developmental Capacities, Integrating Individual Differences, and Using Relationships as the Vehicle for Learning and Emotional Development Dr. Serena Wieder - Keynote
Session I

Early Intervention, DIR/Floortime, and YOU: Tools for Building an Inclusive Life Kim Kredich
Medicaid 101 ; Medicaid Waiver Technical Assistance Brenda Sprinkle, M.Ed. & Barbara Greenberg
Outpatient Rehabilitation Services-Virginia Medicaid Requirements ; Physical Therapy Patient Goals - Examples ; Recurring Utilization Rehabilitation Review Deficiency Areas ; OR UR Tool Amy Burkett, BSW
Family-Centered Care for Infants Receiving EI Services ; Welcome to Holland ; Advancing the Practice of Leadership: A Resource Guide for Hospital Senior Leaders, Medical Staff and Governing Boards Paula Miller
Session II

Natural Learning Opportunities: The Key to Meaningful Intervention with Families ; Parent Activity Handout
Dana Childress, M.Ed.

Risky Business: The Importance of Early Intervention to Infants with Hearing Loss ; Speech Banana

Anne Hughes, M.A. & Debbie Pfeiffer, Ed.D.
Meeting the Requirements of CAPTA and IDEA ; Social-Emotional Assessments For Infants and Toddlers Marian Jarrett Ed.D. & Karin Spencer MA
Transition: Families and Providers Working Together! Panel

Creating Connections: Strengthening Partnerships between Families and Providers

March 20, 2007

Session III

Guide By Your Side

Jennifer Hutson
Cradling Literacy: Supporting Young English Language Learners Eva Thorp, Ed.D. & Sylvia Y. Sánchez, Ed.D.

Parent Coaching

Beth Mason
Keynotes-Roanoke Ballroom C and D
Measuring Progress: Improved Outcomes for Children and Families
Dr. Kathleen Hebbeler
Session IV

Virginia's Autism Skill Competencies and Early Intervention Providers: A Review of the Process and Product Carol Schall, Ph.D.

Virginia's Early Childhood Initiatives

Kathy Gillikin

Putting It All In Perspective: Determining Child Progress

Dr. Kathleen Hebbeler, Ph.D.
But My Child is So Involved: Where Do We Begin?!?! Mark Compano
Session V

Building Capacity for Serving Infants and Toddlers Suspected of Having Autism Spectrum Disorder
Adrienne Frank, MS, OTR

Recognition Training of Clandestine Meth Labs

First Sergeant John Ruffin

Measuring Child Progress: Just Do It!

Dr. Kathleen Hebbeler, Ph.D.
Helping in the Most Helpful Ways: Decreasing Resistance in the Intervention Process Christine Hallman, M.S.W., M.Ed.


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