CHARGE Syndrome 3 Part Webinar Series: Interveners
Posted by , Jan 29, 2018
Webinar Part 1 - January 21st
Interveners: Who are they? Why are they critical for individuals with deafblindness?
In the first of three webinars, historical perspectives will be discussed and information will be given about the evolution of Intervener services into a professional practice. Issues will be addressed, such as: Why does combined vision and hearing loss result in the need forIntervener services? What is unique about the role ofInterveners in educational and community settings?
Webinar Part 2 - February 25th at 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. (EST)
Interveners: What training is required and how can the need for Intervener services be determined?
In the second of three webinars, the importance of training for Interveners will be discussed. A nationally credentialed Intervener will share her perspectives on training and describe her experiences working with a child who is DeafBlind.
Next, an explanation will be given about how the need for an Intervener can be determined. Finally, a parent of a child with deafblindness will describe how Intervener services changed the life of her child. Closed captioning is provided.
Registration is limited and is first come first serve. Register Today!
Webinar Part 3 - March 25th
Interveners: How can parents advocate for Intervener services for their children?