2013 Head to Toe: The Midwest Interactive Infant-Toddler Conference 6.1.13

Posted on: May 30, 2013

The Head to Toe Conference, presented by the Chicago Metro Association for the Education of Young Children, brings together more than 500 professionals in infant-toddler early care and education including early intervention, infant-toddler specialists, home visitors, social workers, mental health providers, physical and occupational therapists, pediatricians, dietitians, and other allied professionals.  Topic areas include Language and Literacy, Curriculum and Play, Temperament and Behavior, Family Centered Approaches to Improve the Quality of Care, and Physical Growth and Development.  The Conference will be held at the University Center Conference Chicago on June 1, 2013 from 8am-4pm.  ICAAP members and staff, including Dr. Larry Gray, Dr. Todd Ochs, and Rachel Sacks will be in attendance to present sessions on various topics.  Time and topics are listed below.

8-9:30am: Behavioral and Developmental Issues of Infants and Young Children

Dr. Larry Gray

9:45-11:15am: What to  Expect at Well-Child Visits: Prepare Families for a Bright Futures Well-Child Visit

Rachel Sacks

2-3:30pm: Adverse Childhood Events: Working with Traumatized Children

Dr. Todd Ochs

View the brochure with a description of every presentation here.  To register, click here.