Training modules on the web or at a distance
Basic web-sites on challenging behavior (some examples)
Videos (to purchase and limited on-line links)
Articles on the web (a small sample)
Communication (and General) Development
and language development in infants and young children Caroline
-- Very well done page!!
--Speech Language Pathology information for families, students
and professionals. Family friendly-- but more
information links so very informative while having some links
for professionals too.
and literacy development
State University Child Development Handouts (Downloadable
in PDF format)
Also more handouts divided by ages and stages, behavioral
issues, social issues, play, child care, self-help, parenting,
Madison Extension Parenting handouts
-- not really a newsletter (it carries no news), but rather
a brief, learn-at-home training packet. It is research-based,
and has been evaluated for impact. Lots of great handouts
for parents that include developmental information and ideas!
-- Parenting the First Year (96 pages) is NCR-321
-- El Primer Ano del Bebe (96 pages) is NCR-452
-- Parenting the 2nd & 3rd Years (96 pages) is NCR-578
-- Family Keys (78 pages) is NCR-597
Development - Gale Ency. of Psychology
--Presents an overview of the process by which children learn
language. Covers the period from infancy to later preschool
Childhood Educator Web site - Development
Language Development: The Early Years
-- brief summary
-- For families this site provides resources for choosing
childcare, developmental milestones as well as, a new brochure
downloadable about development and excerpts from their
bi-monthly bulletin. *Also has a professional section
-- Links to child development domains including speech and
language and social/emotional development and more!
--This site offers an abundance of information about babies
and toddlers, from activities to crafts and from development
to temper tantrums.
--This site provides a wealth of information about child development
(including talking, understanding, socialization,self help,
motor and sensory skills) health, work, family and much, much
more! Milestones, calculators, speech/language checklists,
bulletin boards, etc.
-- Child development from 2-8 years of age across domains.
Articles, milestones, bulletin boards, polls, ask the experts,
etc. lots of information!
on the Go
This site includes techniques that represent a "training"
for parents in the important skills of effective parenting
and discipline. These techniques are available to you in "bite-size"
packages ideal for the "parent on the go" -- the parent just
needing a suggestion, but needing it right now -- before the
situation(s) gets out of control.
-- Development links (all domains including communication
divided by age level 1 month to 18 years and learning and
-- Nice friendly article on speech and langauge delay
- Child Development : Speech/Verbal Development
-- Various articles on speech and communication development
-- Articles on development across domains (Communication,
emotional, social, etc.)
-- Also some articles in Spanish
ABC's of child development
-- Friendly fun charts for communication development, social-emotional,
physical and cognitive thinking.
-- Ages and Stages section about development; Lots of other
seasonal information on this page too.
Parent Information Network
--- provides information on including on-line text articles--
web design less friendly
-- Very basic information
-- Simple design with lots of child oriented graphics developed
by a comm. dis. student
--This page is designed as a guideline for parents to follow
their child's normal language development.
to buy: Childhood
Speech, Language, and Listening Problems : What Every Parent
-- by Patricia McAleer Hamaguchi
Videos & Software
Sites (Long lists)