This video is worth every one!
Rosemary Taylor-Stein, of the HOPE Infant Family Support Program, San Diego County Office of Education, and Karis and Mike Johnson tell about Harper Hope and the role of early intervention. Family members and practitioners alike will enjoy and benefit from this story so please share this.
Harper Hope: A Parent’s View of the Power of Early Intervention (runtime 15:03)
This is an important video for families who are, or will be, receiving early intervention services as well as for current and future early intervention practitioners. In Part 1, Karis and Mike share intimate reflections about their daughter’s birth and early months in the NICU; in Part 2, Karis articulately describes and illustrates the role of early intervention in their lives.
This video by Larry.Edelman@ucdenver.edu can be found at the top of the page in the California’s Desired Results Access Project Video Library General Interest section http://draccess.org/videolibrary/. As with all of their videos, this clip can be viewed online and may be downloaded at no cost for use in educational and professional development activities.