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Understanding the Emotional Disturbance Eligibility






The federal definition of Emotional Disturbance has changed little since its inception in the 1970s. However, this disability category is perhaps the most subjective and hardest for school psychologists to understand. This interactive session will review the federal definition of Emotional Disturbance and associated characteristics commonly seen with each of the five criteria. The workshop will also explore the differences between Emotional Disturbance and Social Maladjustment and provide school psychologists with tools to help distinguish the two. A brief mention of cultural considerations will be discussed. Finally, participants will review some court cases and explore legal precedents for Emotional Disturbance.


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Registration ends at 12:00 AM on Thursday, December 19, 2024

Session ID:
414164
Credits Available:
(3) CPE
(3) Contact Hours
Seats Available:
95
Fee:
$300.00 (Login to See CO-OP Pricing)
Contact Person:
Jennifer Edwards
Instructor(s):
Chelsie Stout
Johnnie Freeman
Michelle Morales
Date Time Location
1/9/2025 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM Zoom Session, Online Course
Region 8 Education Service Center | 4845 US Highway 271 N | Pittsburg TX 75686 | 903-572-8551 | Map/Directions

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