Serving Families of Children with Vision or Dual Sensory Loss

Description Developed for any individual wo might be working with families of children who are blind, visually impaired or dual sensory impaired, this learning module provides a basic overview of what to be aware of when serving families of children who are blind, visually impaired or dual sensory impaired. Also reviewed are basic screening metehods, types of vision loss, including eligible diagnoses, the early intervention process, and services available. 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 1/1/2011 - 6/30/2016 11:59 PM
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
Cut Off Date 6/30/2016
Status Closed