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Field Guide to Family Advocacy: Knowledge, Resources, and Supports for Military Families of Children with Disabilities

June 2, 2023 @ 12:00 am - 11:59 pm CDT

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The four-part asynchronous and interactive course focuses on the rights of young children with disabilities in military families, eligibility for special education programs and services for children with disabilities available within military systems, and strategies to support military families as they navigate these systems in military contexts.

Courses Details

  • Interactive components and links to videos are included, so make sure you have a strong internet connection.
  • Units and resources will open in a new window be sure to turn your pop-up blocker off.
  • The content includes audio and video, ensure your computer can play audio and video files, and open PDF files.
  • To ensure progress is saved, please pause and resume learning between units.
  • In order to receive continuing education credit and/or a certificate of completion for general use, all users must take a cumulative post-test at the end of the entire course. This post-test can be found at the end of  Unit 4 labeled “Continuing Education.” You will have five attempts to pass the final post-test at 80% or better.
  • It is expected that students will view all materials, engage with the activities, and complete reflections.
  • For information about this course or assistance with completion please email [email protected]
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Course Author

Nicole (Nikki) Adams, Ed.M. (Content Co-author)

Robyn DiPietro-Wells, Ed.M. (Content Co-author)

Alissa Jones, Ed.M. (Instructional Designer)

Molly Herndon, M.S. (Instructional Designer)

Meghan Burke, Ph.D., BCBA-D (Content Advisor)

OneOp Early Intervention Team

Continuing Education Credit

  • This  course will offer 4.5 CE credits through the Early Intervention Training Program (EITP) at the University of Illinois for providers in Illinois through 6/30/2025. To learn more about EITP, go to
  • Participants will be eligible for credits and a certificate of completion for general use upon finishing the module in its entirety and passing a post-test.
  • Please access the post-test and continuing education certificate at the end of  Unit 4 labeled “Continuing Education.” 


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June 2, 2023
12:00 am - 11:59 pm CDT
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Complete the registration form with your name, email address, and how you learned about this webinar. You should receive a confirmation email shortly after with the connection information. Please email us at [email protected] if you have any questions or need technical support.

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Continuing Education Credits Available