PLEASE CHOOSE 10 VIDEOS FROM THE FOLLOWING LIST:
DISAB1001 AUTISM IN THE CLASSROOM - WHAT TEACHERS NEED TO KNOW
(English) (17 Min.) $160.00
Program designed by teachers and parents with autistic children and autistic children in their facilities. Features a short interview with Dr. Bernard Rimland, founder of the Autism Research Institute, author and noted expert on autism. Dr. Rimland was the technical director of the movie “Rainman” featuring Dustin Hoffman and Tom Cruise.
DISAB1002 MATTHEW - GUIDANCE FOR PARENTS OF CHILDREN WITH AUTISM
(English) (28 Min.) $160.00
This program parallels the Autism in the Classroom principles, but is more in-depth for what problems parents may encounter with their Autistic child. This program is based upon parents whose child was diagnosed with Autism and they were at a loss of “what to do now.” These parents explain how many of their problems were overcome, how to work with an Autistic child and how they are now beginning to see results of their hard work and experiences.
DISAB1003 ATTENTION DEFICIT DISORDER – WHAT TEACHERS NEED TO KNOW
(English) (21 Min.) $160.00
This is perhaps one of the best programs relating to ADD/HD, as it was designed by Barbara Berg, M.S., M.C.S.W, who has counseled thousands of youngsters with ADD/HD and has also been diagnosed as ADD/HD herself. She understands the difficulty children and teachers have in their daily routine. Barbara provides insight for teachers to understand the illness and what things teachers can do or not do to improve the education and behavioral environment of those children with ADD/HD.
DISAB1004 BIPOLAR DISORDER – WHAT TEACHERS NEED TO KNOW
(English) (30 Min.) $160.00
This program has been produced entirely by persons who have bipolar disorder. Their unique insight into the disorder will help teachers understand the disorder and how to help those students with bipolar disorder.
DISAB1005 CEREBRAL PALSY - WHAT TEACHERS NEED TO KNOW
(English) (17 Min.) $160.00
Children with cerebral palsy have unique and distinct wants and needs in the child care and educational environment. This program features Susie Rodde, who has Cerebral Palsy. Susie shares her world and explains what teachers can do to assist children with this disability, which enhances their learning environment. Susie has a disability, but she also leads a productive life. She is the sensitivity trainer, for a large transportation company, specializing in the transportation of children with disabilities.
DISAB1006 DOWNS SYNDROME – WHAT TEACHERS NEED TO KNOW
(English) (22 Min.) $160.00
Another enlightening program for child care providers and teachers. This program features Dr. Ruth Smith, PHD., university researcher, mental retardation expert, Susan Carter, a special education teacher at Hope University (Anaheim, California) and several down syndrome children/adults. Most teachers have seen or worked with down syndrome children, but this program explains some associated problems with DS children and provides tips on how to make their learning experience more productive.
DISAB1007 DYSLEXIA – WHAT TEACHERS NEED TO KNOW
(English) (16 Min.) VHS $160.00 | DVD $160.00
Many youngsters with Dyslexia do not know they have Dyslexia or may not have been diagnosed as dyslexic. Often, they do not know that there is a different world, they may believe that is the way it is. Gerard Sagmiller is “the” expert on Dyslexia. He has been living with dyslexia for most of his life. He is an author and speaks regularly to schools, universities and many other venues on Dyslexia. This program will provide a greater insight for teachers to learn how best to work with and educate people who have Dyslexia.
DISAB1008 FRAGILE X SYNDROME
(English) (26 Min.) $160.00
You may not have heard of Fragile X, but this is one of the fastest growing disabilities today. Using the resources and cooperation of the Fragile X association of southern California and experts in the field, plus interviews with people with Fragile X, this program explains the illness and what child care providers and teachers can do to help children and adults in their care.
DISAB1009 WILLIAMS SYNDROME
(English) (16 Min.) $160.00
WS is another disability requiring information to help children who have this disability. One of the misleading characteristics of a WS child is their communication and verbal skills are excellent, it tends to mask their disability. This program features Sandra Carter, S.S., psychology, special education teacher who works daily with WS children and adults. She provides excellent information on the disability and explains how to work with children who may have this disability. Also featured are “Lori”, “Dennis” and “Chris”, three people with Williams Syndrome. Dr. Ruth Smith, university researcher and mental retardation expert provides additional information and experience about this illness and what teachers can do to help these youngsters with WS.
DISAB1010 FREE AND APPROPRIATE PUBLIC EDUCATION “FAPE”
(English) (21 Min.) $160.00
This program was developed for school districts to understand the law and how to prevent lawsuits stemming from violation of this federal education law. The topic “expert” is an attorney, S. Paul Prior, whose practice includes bringing litigation against school districts for violation of the law, related to children with disabilities. He uses his legal experience and knowledge to list the steps schools can take to avoid lawsuits. We have determined that parents use this video and information to obtain free and appropriate public education for their child or children who happen to have disabilities. One of the primary mistakes schools make is not including parents in each step of the evaluation and classification of their children. Parents feel one way, schools the other and the next step is to get an attorney involved, which means both sides lose.
DISAB1011 PHENYLKETONURIA (PKU)
(English) (7 Min.) $160.00
PKU is a rare disorder which prevents the normal metabolism of protein foods. It is an autosomal recessively inherited condition. Both parents carry the same altered gene, giving a 1 in 4 risk of having an affected child at each pregnancy. Program discusses PKU and is articulated by a young woman with PKU.
CPS1001 CRIMES AGAINST CHILDREN AND TEENS ON THE INTERNET – SEXUAL PREDATORS AND PEDOPHILES
(English) (37 Min.) $160.00
This program was developed with the help of undercover police, detectives, a school teacher who has worked with the FBI on child abductions, and others. Predators are everywhere and now they can come into your home via the internet. This program points out some of the pitfalls parents make and what parents and teachers can do to help protect children who use the internet.
CPS1002 SEXUAL PREDATORS IN PUBLIC PLACES
(English) (35 Min.) $160.00
This program is designed to provide you information relating to sexual predators and potential child abductors in public places and at work. The objective of this program is to provide you knowledge so you can help reduce or prevent abductions where you work.
CCB1001 CRIB SAFETY AND SUDDEN INFANT DEATH SYNDROME - SIDS
(English) (9 Min.)$160.00
This program is designed for all child care providers to understand crib safety, what makes a crib unsafe to use, potential problems with cribs, and the dos and don’ts of crib safety. The sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) is discussed with potential causes and prevention procedures and techniques. The program also provides an interview with a child care provider that went through the painful experience of a child dying of SIDS, while in day care.
CCB1002 CHILD CARE SAFETY BASICS – FACILITY PROVIDERS
(English) (18 Min.) VHS $160.00 | DVD $160.00
This is an exceptional training program for educating providers in safety techniques and safety orientation for those larger facility providers. Topics include: training, child abuse, safe lifting, fire prevention, fire extinguisher training, electrical safety, power appliances, general housekeeping, kitchen safety, feeding tips, emergencies medical assistance, poison control, tornados, earthquakes, and child proofing the facility.
CCB1003 CHILD CARE SAFETY BASICS – IN-HOME PROVIDERS
(English) (20 Min.) $160.00
Another great training program designed specifically for smaller day care centers and in-home providers. Topics include: parent orientation, emergency information, child behavior, child abuse, childhood basics (infants/toddlers), supervision, potential child hazards, outdoor safety, kitchen safety, feeding tips, emergencies, medical, poison control, tornados, earthquakes, and child proofing the home.
CCB1004 SENSORY MOTOR DEVELOPMENT - LEARNING THROUGH MOVEMENT
(English) (15 Min.) $160.00
This program was developed by an in-home provider who has achieved great acclaim for her teaching methods. This program explains what sensory motor development is and how small children can learn proper coordination with simple “games” and teaching moments.
CCB1005 MUSIC FOR THE MIND AND BODY
(English) (12 Min.) $160.00
This program explains why music is so important for youngsters, as well as adults. Explains how music helps shape intelligence, language, movement, and interacts in so many ways with each culture.
CCB1006 FIRE EXTINGUISHER TRAINING IN CHILDCARE CENTERS
(English) (7 Min.) VHS $160.00 | DVD $160.00
This is a comprehensive training program to teach providers about fire extinguishers, types and classes of fire, what type of extinguisher can be used on certain types of fires, how to use the fire extinguisher, and safety tips when using an extinguisher. This basic program is used in industry and has been used by over 10,000 companies to train their employees in fire extinguishers and fire safety.
CCB1007 FOODBORNE ILLNESSES IN THE CHILD CARE SETTING
(English) (14min.) $160.00
Every individual in the child care system should review the information contained in this training program. Discusses foodborne illness prevention techniques, cleaning, sanitizing, and much more. Did you know that heating food in plastic containers in the microwave can be hazardous to health and a potential carcinogen? Program features an interview with an adult who recently experienced foodborne illness and explains his experience with this potentially deadly illness.
CCB1008 HANDWASHING AND BACTERIA IN CHILD CARE
(English) (14 Min.) $160.00
This program is so important, it needed its own video. Yes, everyone knows how to wash their hands, but do they really? In a child care environment, it is critical as young children do not have a fully developed immune system to protect them, so extra care and caution is imperative. What is the best hand drying method: hot air blower or paper towels? The answer may surprise you.
CCB1009 BLOODBORNE PATHOGENS IN CHILDCARE
(English) (10 Min.) $160.00
All teachers and child care providers should be trained in this important topic. First aid is a normal function of providers when children get minor scrapes and small injuries, so it’s extremely important to understand the basics of bloodborne pathogens for the protection of both providers and children.
CCB1010 BACK INJURY PREVENTION FOR CHILDCARE PROVIDERS
(English) (15 Min.) $160.00
This videos is designed to educate child care providers in the dangers of back injury through lifting inappropriately. This video demonstrates the proper way to safely lift a child or heavy object that might be encountered in a child care environment.