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Descriptor in English: Early Intervention, Educational
Descriptor in Spanish: Intervención Educativa Precoz
Descriptor in Portuguese: Intervenção Educacional Precoce
Descriptor in French: Without translation
Entry term(s): Early Intervention (Education)
Early Intervention Education
Early Intervention, Education
Education Early Intervention
Education, Early Intervention
Educational Early Intervention
Head Start Program
Head Start Programs
Intervention Education, Early
Intervention, Early (Education)
Intervention, Education Early
Intervention, Educational Early
Program, Head Start
Tree number(s): N02.421.143.130.320
N02.421.726.320
Scope note: Procedures and programs that facilitate the development or skill acquisition in infants and young children who have disabilities, who are at risk for developing disabilities, or who are gifted. It includes programs that are designed to prevent handicapping conditions in infants and young children and family-centered programs designed to affect the functioning of infants and children with special needs. (From Journal of Early Intervention, Editorial, 1989, vol. 13, no. 1, p. 3; A Discursive Dictionary of Health Care, prepared for the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, 1976)
Annotation: EARLY MEDICAL INTERVENTION is also available
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SD supply & distribution
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
History Note: 2020 (1995); was EARLY INTERVENTION (EDUCATION) 1995-2019
DeCS UI: 32270
Descriptor UI: D018479
Date Established: 1995/01/01
Date of Entry: 1994/06/02
Revision Date: 2019/01/17
Early Intervention, Educational - Preferred
Concept UI M0027716
Scope note Procedures and programs that facilitate the development or skill acquisition in infants and young children who have disabilities, who are at risk for developing disabilities, or who are gifted. It includes programs that are designed to prevent handicapping conditions in infants and young children and family-centered programs designed to affect the functioning of infants and children with special needs. (From Journal of Early Intervention, Editorial, 1989, vol. 13, no. 1, p. 3; A Discursive Dictionary of Health Care, prepared for the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, 1976)
Preferred term Early Intervention, Educational
Entry term(s) Early Intervention (Education)
Early Intervention Education
Early Intervention, Education
Education Early Intervention
Education, Early Intervention
Educational Early Intervention
Intervention Education, Early
Intervention, Early (Education)
Intervention, Education Early
Intervention, Educational Early
Head Start Program - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0027717
Preferred term Head Start Program
Entry term(s) Head Start Programs
Program, Head Start



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