February 2, 2021 • Talks on Tuesdays Webinar
Team
Teaming with Purpose:
Overcoming Challenges
with EI Colleagues
PART I
DESCRIPTION:

Early interventionists team and collaborate throughout all aspects of their jobs BUT what happens when there are significant challenges? How can caregivers have more active, engaged participation as equal team members? Join this two-part series to learn new strategies to overcome challenges with EI colleagues and the research behind parents' perspectives to increase team engagement. 
MEET THE PRESENTERS:
Dana Childress
Early Intervention Professional Development Consultant
Dana provides support for the design and implementation of professional development activities for early intervention providers and administrators in Virginia. She has worked in early intervention for over 20 years as an early childhood special educator, service coordinator, program supervisor, local system manager, trainer, and writer. She is the co-author of the book, Family Centered Early Intervention: Supporting Infants and Toddlers in Natural Environments.
Cori Hill
Principal Investigator, Project Director and Early Intervention Professional Development Specialist
Cori is the Principal Investigator and provides overall coordination and oversight for the Integrated Training Collaborative (ITC), Virginia's Comprehensive System of Personnel Development (CSPD) project. She has worked in the field of early intervention for over 25 years as an infant program director, educator and service coordinator.
Lisa Terry
Early Intervention Professional Development Consultant
Lisa provides support for the design and implementation of professional development activities for early intervention providers and administrators in Virginia. She has worked in early intervention for over 10 years as an educator, service coordinator, and clinical supervisor. Lisa began her career implementing a whole-family approach to help parents of young children proactively engage in their child’s health and development as well as their own health and family stability. She has been a participant with the State of Virginia’s State Systemic Improvement Plan (SSIP) on functional assessment and coaching. Lisa is a certified trainer in the Growing Brain, a ZERO TO THREE curriculum. She maintains endorsement in infant mental health as an Infant Family Specialist.
LIVE WEBINAR
February 2, 2021
12pm - 1pm (EST)
NOTE:
You will automatically be registered for PART II - Teaming with Purpose: Effective Caregiver Team Engagement on March 2, 2021 when registering for February.