Serving Children with Special Needs and their Families

 All children deserve the opportunity to participate in family child care. Yet providers are faced with special considerations and challenges, depending upon the needs of each child. This course provides an introduction to working effectively with children with special needs and their families.

Topics include:

  • Creating an atmosphere of acceptance
  • Early warning signs of developmental risks
  • How families deal with grief and loss
  • Helping families link to appropriate services


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