Early Childhood Developmental Therapy Major


Millikin University

Type

Bachelor's programs

Location

North America

Decatur

United States

Location

United States

Decatur

Type

Bachelor's programs


The Early Childhood Developmental Therapy major is for the student interested in child development, early intervention, and a career path in Developmental Therapy. This concentration of the Early Childhood Education program prepares students to become a certified Developmental Therapist. Candidates in this program receive a broad background in early childhood education; training in instructional methods and assessment strategies for young children; theory and practice concerning school, teaching, and learning in professional education courses; an understanding of the needs of young children with special needs; and, strategies for working with families whose first language is not English. Candidates in this major complete the requirements leading to certification as a Developmental Therapist.