Serving Children with Disabilities Handbooks for Child Welfare Workers

Provides child welfare personnel with information about various developmental disabilities to help them recognize signs of disabilities in the children they serve. Key developmental milestones children achieve as they grow and develop as well as atypical behaviors are described. In addition biological and social factors that may increase a child's risk for developmental disability are described. This publication is available in full text online in PDF format only. Print copies are no longer available. Along with these manuals are three companion video tapes, "Developmental Disabilities", "Supporting Families with Children with Disabilities", and "Accessing Services Through IDEA".

The publication is available online in PDF format only. Print copies are no longer available. You may download the four parts of the publication by clicking on the links below.

I. Developmental Disabilities
II. Supporting Families with Children with Disabilities
III. Accessing Services Through IDEA
IV. Resource Manual

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