Developmental Specialist

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NOTICE OF AVAILABLE POSITION POSTING DATE:     April 1, 2019 until filled POSITION:              Developmental Specialist for the Shelby County Early Intervention Program at SCBDD QUALIFICATIONS:  Bachelor’s or graduate-level degree in education, health, social or behavioral science, social services, human services, or other related field; OR Bachelor’s or graduate-level degree… Read more »

April Provider of the Month

Derrick Hunt

April Provider of the Month is Derrick Hunt. Derrick has been working in the DD Field for the last 5 years and has been an independent provider for 1 1/2 years. Derrick says a good day at work for him is when he sees a client reach a milestone or goal that they have been… Read more »

SEE Me – Sophie

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SEE Me is a special series spotlighting an individual supported by the Shelby County Board of Developmental Disabilities. Sophie is an amazing young lady whose potential seems to be growing by leaps and bounds these days. She spends much of her time attending Wilma Valentine Childcare and Shelby Hills Preschool where gets to play with… Read more »

SEE Me – Kassie

Kassie

SEE Me is a special series spotlighting an individual supported by the Shelby County Board of Developmental Disabilities. Meet Kassie. Kassie is like many of her 12 year-old peers that attend Russia Schools. Her days are mostly consumed by school and homework while fitting in the occasional TV show. She loves to read, listens to… Read more »

SEE Me – Bill

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SEE Me is a special series spotlighting an individual supported by the Shelby County Board of Developmental Disabilities. Bill is a man that likes to keep busy and has big aspirations to help others. He spends much of his time at S&H Products, specifically working in the Spirit and Hands Art Studio, creating art. Bill… Read more »

March Provider of the Month

Chris Rodriguez

Congratulations to March’s Provider of the Month, Chris Rodriguez. Chris is very thoughtful, kind, and goes above and beyond to make sure his clients are happy and safe. When emergencies arise Chris doesn’t think twice about stepping in. Chris volunteers a lot of extra time to do things for the people he works with. The… Read more »

SEE Me – Luen

Luen Geuy

SEE Me is a special series spotlighting an individual supported by the Shelby County Board of Developmental Disabilities. Luen Gray is a preschooler with a full-life. His typical day consists of going to daycare, school, playing with friends, watching tv and movies, and spending some time with his family before bed. Luen also loves being… Read more »

Preschool Typical Application Process

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An online registration form will be available on our website beginning Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. Please read through the Typical Application Process Frequently Asked Questions and review the Typical Application Process Step-By-Step Directions prior to this date. If you have any questions, please contact us.

Speech Therapy for Infants & Toddlers

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This is a great article written by Alison Berning, licensed speech therapist for our Early Intervention program. She explains how language skills develop in infants & toddlers. Click here for Part 1 Click here for Part 2