Key resources related to the use of live video visits (aka "telehealth") in Illinois Early Intervention. Resources in BOLD are key resources.
EITP Online Training: Using Live Video Visits in EI (During COVID-19)
Resources for Live Video Videos in Early Intervention (pdf) from EITP
Maximizing Live Video Visits - This EITP Announcement sent on 10/6/21 includes tips and resources for enhancing your visits with families. It also includes information on the coaching process. It is also available in a printable version (pdf).
Tips for Aligning IL EI Principles to Telehealth (pdf) updated July 2022
Partnering with Families during Live Video Visits (Telehealth) (pdf) - tips for telehealth in IL EI! Use the first page as a quick, visual list of reminders that can be printed and put somewhere for you to use as a guide.
Resources on Telehealth from FIPP - includes great infographics that align with our training!
Planning for Telehealth
Helpful links to picking telehealth platforms:
The following links are from Texas' Little Lives Early Childhood Intervention Telehealth page:
Service Coordination Specific Resources:
Illinois Specific Resources:
COVID-19 resource landing page from EITP
Everyday Early Intervention during COVID from EI Clearinghouse
Discipline-Specific Telehealth Resources:
Videos on Virtual Home Visits
All five videos and more can be found on ECTA’s website on Technology Use.
FAQs about Live Video Visits
Frequently Asked Questions about Live Video Visits (i.e., teletherapy) for families of children receiving early intervention (EI) during COVID-19
These videos and more can be found on the Early Intervention Clearinghouse's Everday EI during COVID page.