Consultation and training is provided in the home, classroom, work and community, and includes video conferencing. Support to early childhood and educational teams focus on collaboration, assessment, and program development.
Key topics targeted in consultation and training includes:
Combined vision and hearing loss often results in delays in communication and overall development. Early identification of combined vision and hearing loss is critical to ensure children and families receive specialized services.
Recognizing the importance of early identification and referral, NEC offers consultation and training to early intervention/early childhood providers regarding:
NEC consultants and affiliated agencies provide School-Based Consultations (onsite or via video conferencing) focused on assessment, instruction, and curriculum.
Additional Topics Include:
State and regional trainings highlight “evidence-based practices” in deafblind education with an emphasis on development of leadership skills for service providers and families.
State and regional leadership trainings target: