Early Intervention

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Early Intervention Games
by Barbara Sher
The author provides a wide selection of fun and novel games to do at home or in the classroom, including a variety of games to play in water. This indispensable resource can help these unique children enhance and increase their social, motor, and sensory skills. Each game explains the lessons playfully learned and ways of modifying the games to that everyone, regardless of skill level and sensibility, can play along.

Late Talker, The: What to Do If Your Child Isn't Talking Yet
by Agin, Geng & Nicholl
Every parent eagerly awaits the day his or her child will speak for the first time. For millions of mothers & fathers, however, anticipation turns to anxiety when those initial, all-important words are a long time coming. This book was written to help the worried parent cut through the confusion and stress to determine if their child needs help.

Planning Family Goals: A Systems Approach to the IFSP
by Jennifer Olson, Ph.D. and Kathy Kwiatkowski, M.S.
This book was written for many difference people involved in early intervention. It also answers questions and provides information and strategies to help service providers and families work with the provisions of P.L. 102-119 (PL 99-457 & PL 94-142). (parents & professionals)

Temperament Guides, volume 2: Activities for Early Intervention Professionals & Families
by Kate Andersen
A follow-up to Kate Andersen's widely acclaimed Temperament Guides, this manual offers 70 activities for use with parents and young children! Each activity is designed to address a specific aspect of the parent-child relationship, facilitating the process of dealing with the child's individuality.

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Key Terms to Know in Early Intervention

Early intervention is full of terms that people constantly use in writing and in conversation, and it is important to know what those terms mean.

North Dakota Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Program

ND EHDI is North Dakota's Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Program (EHDI) working to provide hearing screenings to all newborns in the state before hospital discharge and to refer those identified with a hearing loss to appropriate early intervention services.

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