Birth to Three Calendar

This is a calendar that includes a variety of Connecticut Birth to Three System and other related events.

Oct
21
Mon
When Children Won’t Eat: Picky Eaters Versus Problem Feeders @ Clarion Hotel
Oct 21 @ 8:00 am – Oct 24 @ 5:00 pm

When Children Won’t Eat: Picky Eaters Versus Problem Feeders
Assessment and Treatment Using the SOS Approach to Feeding

Dates & Location:
Special Weekday Conference Monday – Thursday
OCTOBER 21-24, 2019
PORTLAND, ME
Clarion Hotel, 1230 Congress Street

 

Presented by:
Dr. Kay A. Toomey, PhD, Lindsay Beckerman, MOT, OTR/L, & Kelly Fitzpatrick, CCC-SLP

 

Registration Information:
Early Bird (on or before 8/15/19): $739.00/person
Standard (on or after 8/16/2019): $789.00/person
Group Discounts at any time (only 1 applies)
3rd person’s registration = 25% off; 4th person’s registration = 50% off; 5th person’s registration = FREE

All registration takes place online at:
https://www.coastaleducationservices.com/sos-feeding-course.html

 

Target Audience: Speech Pathologists, Occupational Therapists, Special Educators, Early Intervention Specialists, Nurses, Psychologists, Physicians, Dietitians, Mental Health Workers, other Child Care Providers, and Educators.

 

This course is offered for 2.85 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate Level, Professional content area). This course will focus on the treatment SOS Approach to Feeding and will not discuss other similar or related treatments.

 

STAR Institute for Sensory Processing Disorder is an AOTA Approved Provider of Continuing Education. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA. AOTA continuing education credit awarded: 28.5
The SOS (Sequential Oral Sensory) Approach to Feeding workshop is a trans-disciplinary program for assessing and treating children with feeding difficulties and weight/growth problems from birth to 18 years. It integrates posture, sensory, motor, behavioral/learning, medical, and nutritional factors to comprehensively evaluate and manage children with feeding/growth problems.

Nov
19
Tue
Service Coordination 11-19-19 @ Office of Early Childhood
Nov 19 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Service Coordination In-Person training is held at the Office of Early Childhood, 450 Columbus Boulevard, Hartford, CT.  Park at Morgan St. Parking Garage, 155 Morgan St., Hartford, CT.  ($12.58 per day).  Take the elevator out of the parking garage to exit onto Talcott St., walk left on Talcott St. to light, turn right on Columbus Blvd. and it is first building on left. Plan on arriving by 8:30 AM to allow time to park, walk the 1 block, get through security (need picture ID).  Cafeteria in building.

The Service Coordination Certificate is required for all Early Interventionists who will be functioning as service coordinators for families.

PRE_REQUISITE REQUIREMENTS – All requirements MUST be completed PRIOR TO the one day training:

Completion of all online modules, exam and received the Birth to Three Initial Certificate

Completion of all online modules and online exam required for the Service Coordinator Certificate

Minimally, completion of 3 required observations at your program: Initial Evaluation, Initial IFSP, IFSP Review or Annual.

YOU MUST BRING COPIES OF THE 1)BIRTH TO THREE INITIAL CERTIFICATE AND 2)COMPLETION OF SERVICE COORDINATOR MODULES AND EXAM CERTIFICATE to the in-person training or you will not be allowed to complete the training. These are printed from TRAIN after completion of online modules.

MAKE SURE you leave enough time to complete the modules and exams. There are approximately 10 hours of modules and 2 short exams. If you have technical problems accessing the modules TRY USING A DIFFERENT BROWSER.  If problems continue contact danny.white@ct.gov or at 860-509-7557.

After completion of all of the above requirements, you may attend the in-person training. After completion of the one day in-person you will receive the Service Coordinator Certificate. (Printable from Protrax)

ONLINE MODULES: Information on accessing modules is posted on the Birth to Three Website at For Providers > Professional Development > Required Birth to Three Training:  https://www.birth23.org/providers/pd/rtsct-2-2/

IN-PERSON TRAINING:  Register on Pro Traxx for one the day in person training:  https://www.protraxx.com/scripts/ezcatalogny/login.aspx?CustomerID=186

Dec
4
Wed
WEBINAR: Welcome to the Group-Inclusion for Young Children with Autism @ Military Families Learning Network
Dec 4 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Presenters: Mandy Rispoli, Ph.D. and Hedda Meadan, Ph.D.

Description: Child care providers and preschool teachers need to use best-practices to successfully include young children with autism and related disorders in their programs. This webinar will discuss best practices for including all children (birth-5) in program activities. Presenters will define what is inclusion and the benefits of including young children with autism and related disorders in child care and preschool settings.  They will also discuss best practices professionals can use to include young children with autism and identify social and physical modifications for the environment that could support successful inclusion.

Objectives:

1. Participants will define what is inclusion and describe characteristics of successful inclusion of young children (birth-5) with autism and related disorders

2. Participants will identify the benefits of including young children with autism and related disorders in child care and preschool settings

3. Participants will discuss best practices for modifying the social and physical environment to support inclusion of young children with autism and related disorders

Dec
9
Mon
ICC Meeting @ Value Health Options
Dec 9 @ 9:00 am – 12:15 pm

The State Interagency Coordinating Council is established under federal and state law for the purpose of advising and assisting the CT Birth to Three System in managing its responsibilities under Part C of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).

All Council meetings are open to the public with a period for public comment scheduled.  Minutes from prior meetings are available on the Birth to Three System website at www.birth23.org.  Come share your input and experiences, observe, or request the Council’s assistance.

Birth to Three Provider Meeting @ Value Options, 3rd Floor
Dec 9 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Jan
15
Wed
Service Coordination 1-15-20 @ Office of Early Childhood
Jan 15 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Service Coordination Training is January 15, 2019. SNOW DATE is January 16, 2019. Check your email associated with your Protraxx account if there is inclement weather.

Service Coordination In-Person training is held at the Office of Early Childhood, 450 Columbus Boulevard, Hartford, CT.  Park at Morgan St. Parking Garage, 155 Morgan St., Hartford, CT.  ($12.58 per day).  Take the elevator out of the parking garage to exit onto Talcott St., walk left on Talcott St. to light, turn right on Columbus Blvd. and it is first building on left. Plan on arriving by 8:30 AM to allow time to park, walk the 1 block, get through security (need picture ID).  Cafeteria in building.

PRE_REQUISITE REQUIREMENTS – All requirements MUST be completed PRIOR TO the one day training:

Complete all online modules, exam and receive the Birth to Three Initial Certificate

Complete all online modules and online exam required for the Service Coordinator Certificate

Minimally, complete 3 required observations at your program: Initial Evaluation, Initial IFSP, IFSP Review or Annual

ONLINE MODULES: Information on accessing modules is posted on the Birth to Three Website at For Providers > Professional Development > Required Birth to Three Training:  https://www.birth23.org/providers/pd/rtsct-2-2/

YOU MUST BRING COPIES OF THE 1)BIRTH TO THREE INITIAL CERTIFICATE AND 2)COMPLETION OF SERVICE COORDINATOR MODULES AND EXAM CERTIFICATE to the in-person training or you will not be allowed to complete the training. These are printed from TRAIN after completion of online modules.

MAKE SURE you leave enough time to complete the modules and exams. There are approximately 10 hours of modules and 2 short exams. If you have technical problems accessing the modules TRY USING INTERNET EXPLORER.  If problems continue contact danny.white@ct.gov or at 860-509-7557.

After completion of all of the above requirements, you may attend the in-person training. Register for In-Person training on Pro Traxx :  https://www.protraxx.com/scripts/ezcatalogny/login.aspx?CustomerID=186

After completion of the one day in-person training you will receive the Service Coordinator Certificate. (Printable from Protrax)

Mar
11
Wed
Service Coordination 3-11-20 @ Office of Early Childhood
Mar 11 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Service Coordination Training is March 11, 2019. SNOW DATE is March 12, 2019. Check your email associated with your Protraxx account if there is inclement weather.

Service Coordination In-Person training is held at the Office of Early Childhood, 450 Columbus Boulevard, Hartford, CT.  Park at Morgan St. Parking Garage, 155 Morgan St., Hartford, CT.  ($12.58 per day).  Take the elevator out of the parking garage to exit onto Talcott St., walk left on Talcott St. to light, turn right on Columbus Blvd. and it is first building on left. Plan on arriving by 8:30 AM to allow time to park, walk the 1 block, get through security (need picture ID).  Cafeteria in building.

PRE_REQUISITE REQUIREMENTS – All requirements MUST be completed PRIOR TO the one day training:

Complete all online modules, exam and receive the Birth to Three Initial Certificate

Complete all online modules and online exam required for the Service Coordinator Certificate

Minimally, complete 3 required observations at your program: Initial Evaluation, Initial IFSP, IFSP Review or Annual

ONLINE MODULES: Information on accessing modules is posted on the Birth to Three Website at For Providers > Professional Development > Required Birth to Three Training:  https://www.birth23.org/providers/pd/rtsct-2-2/

YOU MUST BRING COPIES OF THE 1)BIRTH TO THREE INITIAL CERTIFICATE AND 2)COMPLETION OF SERVICE COORDINATOR MODULES AND EXAM CERTIFICATE to the in-person training or you will not be allowed to complete the training. These are printed from TRAIN after completion of online modules.

MAKE SURE you leave enough time to complete the modules and exams. There are approximately 10 hours of modules and 2 short exams. If you have technical problems accessing the modules TRY USING INTERNET EXPLORER.  If problems continue contact danny.white@ct.gov or at 860-509-7557.

After completion of all of the above requirements, you may attend the in-person training. Register for In-Person training on Pro Traxx :  https://www.protraxx.com/scripts/ezcatalogny/login.aspx?CustomerID=186

After completion of the one day in-person training you will receive the Service Coordinator Certificate. (Printable from Protrax)

May
14
Thu
Service Coordination 5-14-20 @ Office of Early Childhood
May 14 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Service Coordination In-Person training is held at the Office of Early Childhood, 450 Columbus Boulevard, Hartford, CT.  Park at Morgan St. Parking Garage, 155 Morgan St., Hartford, CT.  ($12.58 per day).  Take the elevator out of the parking garage to exit onto Talcott St., walk left on Talcott St. to light, turn right on Columbus Blvd. and it is first building on left. Plan on arriving by 8:30 AM to allow time to park, walk the 1 block, get through security (need picture ID).  Cafeteria in building.

PRE_REQUISITE REQUIREMENTS – All requirements MUST be completed PRIOR TO the one day training:

Complete all online modules, exam and receive the Birth to Three Initial Certificate

Complete all online modules and online exam required for the Service Coordinator Certificate

Minimally, complete 3 required observations at your program: Initial Evaluation, Initial IFSP, IFSP Review or Annual

ONLINE MODULES: Information on accessing modules is posted on the Birth to Three Website at For Providers > Professional Development > Required Birth to Three Training:  https://www.birth23.org/providers/pd/rtsct-2-2/

YOU MUST BRING COPIES OF THE 1)BIRTH TO THREE INITIAL CERTIFICATE AND 2)COMPLETION OF SERVICE COORDINATOR MODULES AND EXAM CERTIFICATE to the in-person training or you will not be allowed to complete the training. These are printed from TRAIN after completion of online modules.

MAKE SURE you leave enough time to complete the modules and exams. There are approximately 10 hours of modules and 2 short exams. If you have technical problems accessing the modules TRY USING INTERNET EXPLORER.  If problems continue contact danny.white@ct.gov or at 860-509-7557.

After completion of all of the above requirements, you may attend the in-person training. Register for In-Person training on Pro Traxx :  https://www.protraxx.com/scripts/ezcatalogny/login.aspx?CustomerID=186

After completion of the one day in-person training you will receive the Service Coordinator Certificate. (Printable from Protrax)

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