Children's Evaluation & Rehabilitation Center

Training

Leadership in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities (LEND)

Through its LEND (Leadership in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities) Program, CERC provides training to professionals in developmental and behavioral pediatrics, special care and general dentistry, medical genetics and genetic counseling, physiatry, psychology, social work, nursing, and other specialties.

CERC is home to one of 36 LEND (Leadership in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities) programs in the US, offering hands-on training to professionals in developmental and behavioral pediatrics, special care and general dentistry, medical genetics and genetic counseling, physiatry, psychology, social work, nursing, and other specialties. Each year, more than 1,000 professionals receive long-term, intermediate-term, or short-term training through the CERC LEND program.

 
 
 

The Early Intervention Training Institute (EITI)

This federally-funded program provides interdisciplinary training to professionals and graduate students serving young children (birth to five years) with developmental disabilities and their families. A network of over 400 participating institutions includes day care, Head Start, and preschool programs; social service agencies; child protection and legal services organizations; hospitals and medical centers; and universities. Training activities include an annual series of lectures and workshops, as well as, community-based workshops, presented by an interdisciplinary faculty of clinician educators. Training emphasizes psychosocial risk, as well as, developmental disabilities.

Click here to access the Early Intervention Training Institute EITI Lecture/Workshop downloadable recordings.

Click here to access the Early Intervention Training Institute Newsletter Articles.

Click here to download the Early Intervention Training Institute 2013 Spring Lecture/Workshop Schedules.

 

Contact Information 

Roberta Ippolito
Early Intervention Training Institute
Children’s Evaluation & Rehabilitation Center
Rose F. Kennedy Center
Einstein College of Medicine
1410 Pelham Parkway South, 1st Fl.
Bronx, NY 10461
Phone: 718.430.8525
FAX: 718.892.2296
Email: roberta.ippolito@einstein.yu.edu 

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