Table Of Contents
Title Page
How to Take this Course
Target Audience
Objectives

Introduction
Are the Child's Parents ready for Partnership?
    Time Pressures
Phases of Parent/Professional Partnerships
    First phase: colliding and campaigning
    Middle phase
    Third Phase
    Caveats
Early Intervention, School Systems, and State Services
    Early Intervention System
    School Systems
    State Services
Empowerment Model
    Motivation
    Knowledge & Skills
    Opportunities for Partnership
    Obligations for Reliable Alliances
Moving Forward

Communication Skills

Terms of Use and Disclaimer

Exam and Evaluation

About the author

References