Early Identification of Developmental Disabilities in Foster/Adoptive Homes [Webinar].
Bertrand, Jacqueline. Wolf, Rebecca.
United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Published: September 2013
Administration for Children and Families
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Washington, DC 20447
Tel: (202) 690-5587 1-877-696-6775
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This webinar, featuring Dr. Jacqueline Bertrand and Dr. Rebecca Wolf of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), describes programs and materials available from the CDC that can assist foster and adoptive parents with the identification of and referrals for children with developmental disabilities. It focuses on children with fetal alcohol spectrum disorders or autism spectrum disorders and highlights the CDC's Learn the Signs Act Early program. (Author abstract).
foster children; adopted children; developmental disabilities; early intervention programs; childrens services; resource materials; referral; symptoms