Life’s Blueprint: Genetics and Common Genetic Conditions
Time:10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Credit Available:0.3 CEUs; 3 SWCEUs; Approved by Illinois Early Intervention Training Program for 1 credential hour in the area of Atypical Child Development, 1 hour in the area of Typical Child Development, and 1 hour in the area of Intervention
This workshop offers an overview of genetics, providing participants with a solid foundation for understanding any genetic condition. Focusing on Down Syndrome, Fragile X, and Cri Du Chat as models of genetic disorders affecting growth and development, the workshop will provide receive numerous resources and tools to help practitioners enhance their work with young children who have genetic disorders and their families.