ITDHH Conference


ITDHH Early Intervention Pre-Conference will take place in person in 2023. Early Intervention providers can attend a full day conference specifically geared toward providing EI services to families of infants and toddlers who are deaf or hard of hearing. This years topics include: Augmented Communication, Reading and Interpreting Audiograms, Bilingual Interpreter and EI Provider Collaboration, Parent Panel, and Bias v Personal Beliefs.
Registration can be done at:

These sessions have been approved for the following IL EI credits only:

*Session 1: 8:45 – 10:00 Title: “The One Where We Communicate: Augmented Communication, Using Pictures, Signs, and Devices to Support Language Development”-1.25 INT

*Session 2: 10:15-11:30 Title: “The One Where We Empower the Parent: Teaching Parents to Read and Interpret Audiograms”-1.25 ATY

*Session 3: 12:00-1:00 Title: “The One Where They Collaborate: Working with Bilingual Families and Language Translators”.-1 WWF

*Session 3: 1:15-2:45 Title: “The One Where They Collaborate: Gaining the Parent Perspective – Parent Panel”.-1.5 WWF

*Session 4: 2:45 – 4:00 Title: ““HATE TO BURST OUR BIAS BUBBLES, BUT: Bias vs. Personal belief systems (pbs)” -1.25 WWF

Location Chicago Marriott Naperville
1801 N Naper
Naperville, IL 60563
Date 3/2/2023 8:30 AM - 4:15 PM (Check in 8:00 AM)
Sponsor Illinois School for the Deaf Outreach
Trainer Haney, Guerrero, DeGuzman, Gorman, Roche, Marwah
Contact Andrea Marwah (630) 697-3544
Principles 1. Support families
2. Active participation
3. Collaborative relationships
7. Ongoing communication & collaboration
8. Quality services
Credit Hours 0
Status Closed