Caring for a Child with a Disability: Helping Families Cope
Course Learning Objectives
After participating in this course, you will be able to:
- Recall the stressors that affect the family's individual and collective ability to cope
- Identify how families cope with change
- Recognize how early education professionals can assist families of children with special needs
schedule 1 Hour
star_outline 0.10 CEUs
computer 1 year unlimited access
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face Early childhood training approval
Every family comes with their own unique makeup and challenges. Families of children with special needs are no different. It is critical for teachers to be a source of support for families as they navigate the services and supports necessary to help children learn and grow.
This one-hour course is designed to give you insight into the unique challenges, stresses, and emotions that many families experience. During this course, you will also learn how a family's ability to adapt to change affects resilience and how you can help families and children with special needs in your classroom.Not all courses are approved for early care and education in every state. Please check State and CEU Approvals page for details.