As an Early Intervention (EI) provider, you play a key role in partnering with parents and other caregivers to support children as they learn and grow. DODD is committed to your work with families. Below follows a variety of resources to help you.
View Ohio’s guidance, local, state and national resources. We are updating this page often with the latest resources on tele-EI, technology support, assistance for families and other topics for Early Intervention providers and families.
Infant Mental Health (IMH) Credential
DODD is supporting the Ohio Infant Mental Health (IMH) Credential for early childhood professionals. Find information on DODD-sponsored courses that meet professional development requirements for the IMH credential.
Guidance Documents and Memos
Find DODD's standards and expectations for implementing evidence-based Early Intervention
Order printed brochures and other materials about Ohio's Early Intervention program
Local, State, and National Resources
Locate resources related to Early Intervention practices and services in Ohio and across the country
Credentials and Certifications
Find out how to obtain and maintain a Developmental Specialist or Service Coordinator credential
Service Coordination Grant Agreements
Access agreements, FAQs, and trainings related to the service coordination grant agreements and grant system.
Early Intervention Rules 2019
Locate trainings and other resources related to the revised Early Intervention rules effective Jul 1, 2019.
We recently began a process where counties must submit any FDA tools they plan to use for approval. Once a tool is approved, we will post it so any county can use it.