Northwood Children's Services
Early Intervention for Toddlers and Preschoolers
Northwood Children's Services - Main Campus
714 W College St, Duluth, MN, 55811-4910
Distance: 1049 Miles
The Little Learners Enrichment Center is an early intervention program for toddlers and preschoolers.
The children enrolled are at-risk because of emotional, behavioral or learning problems.
* Individual or group therapy
* Cognitive, play and behavior modification
* Learning environment to encourage mental, emotional and physical development
* Home-based family services
- Children and/or youth with disabilities
- Mental health
Children must be 16 months to six years old and have a clinical diagnosis from the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorder.
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
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HD-1800.6500-870Special Preschools Definition
Programs that provide educational experiences and activities that are especially designed to meet the needs of young children who are at risk for disabilities or who have been identified as having a disability and who would benefit from a structured preschool setting which focuses on social, emotional and physical development in addition to pre-academic skills. Services generally include an assessment of the child's strengths and weaknesses and the development and implementation of an individualized plan to help the child develop confidence, self-esteem and appropriate social skills.
YF-1800Developmental Disabilities Definition
A severe, chronic disability that is attributable to a cognitive, neurological or physical impairment or a combination of cognitive, neurological and physical impairments; that is manifested during the developmental period (prior to age 22); that is likely to continue indefinitely; and that results in substantial functional limitations in three or more areas of major life activity including self-care, receptive and expressive language, learning, mobility, self-direction, capacity for independent living, and economic self-sufficiency.
YF-4500Learning Disabilities Definition
A neurological disorder that affects one or more of the basic psychological processes involved in understanding or in using spoken or written language. The disability may manifest itself in an imperfect ability to listen, think, speak, read, write, spell or to do mathematical calculations. Learning disabilities should not be confused with learning problems which are primarily the result of visual, hearing, or motor handicaps; of intellectual disabilities; of emotional disturbance; or of environmental, cultural or economic disadvantages.
YF-5000Mental Illness/Emotional Disabilities Definition
An alteration in thinking, mood or behavior or some combination of those that either creates distress or interferes with people's relationships or their ability function.
YJ-6750.6500Parents of People With Disabilities Definition
The natural or adoptive mothers and fathers of individuals who have physical, sensory, developmental, cognitive, mental or emotional limitations, whose own patterns of personal, social and familial coping have been significantly affected by their responsibility for and concern about the person.
YK-6500.6300Parents of Preschool Aged Children Definition
Parents, one or more of whose children is age three to five.