Serving Families of Children with Hearing Loss

Description Developed for any individual who might be working with families of children who are deaf or hard of hearing, this learning module provides a basic overview of screening, types of hearing loss including eligible diagnoses, the early intervention process and services available. An Overview of what to be aware of when serving families of children who are deaf or hard of hearing is also presented. Participants must complete the training module, successfully pass the quiz, and complete the required training evaluation in order to receive a certificate of completion.

Please note that Flash Version 9 or better is required to play the online modules. Flash can be downloaded from at no charge. Please keep in mind that this excludes iPads and iPhones and other devices that don’t support flash.

A Moodle account is required to access this training. If you do not have a Moodle account you will have the opportunity to request one via a link in your confirmation email. Please note that it may take up to two business days to process new Moodle account requests.

Location Online

Date 4/21/2009 - 6/30/2016
Sponsor EI Training Program at the University of Illinois
Contact (866) 509-3867
Level Beginner
Principles 1. Support families
2. Active participation
3. Collaborative relationships
5. Comprehensive plans
8. Quality services
Credit Hours 0.5 - Atypical Development
0.5 - Working with Families
Cost No Charge
Cut Off Date 6/30/2016
Status Closed