Announcing the Availability of New Early Intervention Program (EIP) Training Videos For Parents and Providers
Videos for Parents
Families’ Perspectives: A Parent’s Journey to Early Intervention
A four-part video series featuring parents of children with developmental disabilities. Four families discuss their journey (in English, Spanish, Bengali, and Mandarin) from concern to Program enrollment.
Developing Individualized Family Service Plans (IFSPs) that Fit You and Your Priorities
This video discusses the important role a parent has in developing their child’s IFSP. It describes what the IFSP is and how it is created. It also discusses strategies parents can use to make sure their IFSP fits their family, priorities, and outcomes for their child.
Overview of Families’ Rights
A four-part video series covering a family’s rights during different steps in the EIP from referral to transition.
Referral, Evaluation, and Eligibility
Individualized Family Service Plan (IFSP)
Early Intervention Sessions
Video for Professionals
Developing Meaningful Individualized Family Service Plans (IFSPs) through Family Engagement
This video focuses on strategies that professionals can use to ensure a family feels engaged in developing their child’s IFSP. The more involved the family is in developing their child’s IFSP, the more the plan makes sense to and is valued by the family.
A full list of the 30 trainings developed as part of the SSIP/IFaCT, including the 10 training videos, can be found on the BEI website on the SSIP and training pages.
To see a full list of trainings for families, click here:https://www.health.ny.gov/community/infants_children/early_intervention/ssip/docs/training_for_families.pdf
To see a full list of trainings for professionals, click here:https://www.health.ny.gov/community/infants_children/early_intervention/ssip/docs/training_for_professionals.pdf
The family perspective videos can also be found on the families page: https://www.health.ny.gov/community/infants_children/early_intervention/families.htm
Please contact BEI at [email protected], if you have questions regarding this information.