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Course: #1606

Early Intervention – Review of IDEA Part C

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2 Hours  

Review the history of and implementation of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, focusing on Part C for Early Intervention. Look at application in natural environment, including examples of this implementation.

Course created on October 10, 2013

Unlimited CEU Access - $99/year

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Preview Exam

Level: Introductory

Course Learning Outcomes

  • Define IDEA
  • Explain eligibility criteria for Part C serices
  • Explain time frames for IDEA Part C
  • Understand settings appropriate for IDEA Part C services

Time-ordered Agenda

0-15 Minutes Introduction to IDEA
15-35 Minutes Part C/ Child Find
35-60 Minutes Eligibility – Assessment
60-75 Minutes IFSP
75-100 Minutes Treatment – Natural Environment
100-120 Minutes Case study

Course Presenter

alison kreger

Alison Kreger, PT, DPT, PCS, CKTP

Alison Kreger is a clinical assistant professor of Physical Therapy at Wheeling Jesuit University.  Her area of practice is pediatric physical therapy, including early intervention, assistive technology, and KinesioTaping.  She continues to practice in the West Virginia Birth to Three program and as a consultant at Easter Seals Rehabilitation Center.  She is board certified in pediatric physical therapy and as a KinesioTaping practitioner.


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This course is offered for 2.0 hours (Introductory level) by the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation (Sponsor License #216000252).

Illinois Early Intervention Training Program


This course is offered for 2.0 hours (Introductory level, Category 2) by the Kentucky Physical Therapy Association (Provider #CS80-2012-KPTA).

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