ERIC Number: ED192499
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Jun-30
Reference Count: 0
A Family Focused Model of Intervention with Young Handicapped Children: The Family and Infant Program. Part I. Final Report, July 1, 1978 to June 30, 1979.
Koss, Charlotte J.
The final report documents a 3 year program for preschool handicapped children. Information is presented on the following aspects of the program (subtopics in parentheses): direct and supplementary services to children (providing a home based educational program for children focusing on parent training, coordinating supplementary child services provided by outside agencies, and providing a classroom program for children as a transition between the home program and other community programs); parent/family participation (providing parent education, counseling, and supportive services as well as training in advocacy); assessment of child progress (changes in performance level for children overall and changes in child performance as a function of type of program received); staff training and development (preservice and inservice training and conference attendance); coordination with other agencies; and continuation/replication. (CL)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Gwinnett County Schools, GA.