The job of an Early Intervention Specialist is to provide human services to families with a heavy focus towards the demanding needs of children and young adults. One needs to aid in the assistance and relief in troubled situations families often find themselves in. Finding ways to augment the quality of the lives of the people needing service is the main task or goal of a person in this field. This includes addressing problems including but not limited to academic struggles, teen pregnancy, drug usage and other behavioral issues that can hinder the quality of people's lives.
Early Intervention Specialist Tasks
Take detailed notes and report on child development and progress.
Assists parents in addressing developmental and behavioral concerns of children by interpreting test results, creating learning plans, suggesting activities, and providing information.
Participate in assessments and provide individual and group treatment to children 0-3 years of age and their families.
Communicate regularly with parents regarding child's records, appointments, and testing.