The Growing Brain From Birth to Five Years Old: Communication and Language Development


Session Dates

Friday May 05, 2023 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM - Webinar

Adults play a critical role in supporting early communication development through back-and-forth interactions with children. This session will identify strategies to expand and extend children's language in order to help them develop more mature and complex communication abilities over time.


Participants will:

  1. Identify communication and cognitive milestones.
  2. List strategies for supporting early communication skills.
  3. Identify resources for supporting early literacy skills.

Target Audience

This training is intended for Early Intervention service personnel/providers, early childhood education professionals, and parents.

Topics Covered: Early Intervention

Reasonable efforts will be made to accommodate individuals who have special needs as addressed by the Americans with Disabilities Act and who need assistance at this event. Contact: Molly Martz, at 717-901-2151, or

Event Info

Event Type:


Credit Type:

Act 48 Clock Hour
Infant/Toddler Staff Training Hours
No credit


EITA Consultant

Event Contact:


Molly Martz

Content Contact:

Michael Brink