Teacher Education

Moderate/Intensive Intervention Specialist

Associate Professor Tony Menendez Ph.D

The Moderate/Intensive program is intended to prepare teacher candidates to work with children and youths ages 5 through 21 who have moderate, severe, or profound mental retardation; emotional disorders; or multiple disabilities. Students who complete this program are eligible for provisional licensure as a Moderate/Intensive Intervention Specialist and will demonstrate skills in curriculum design and implementation, interdisciplinary teaming, and working with parents of individuals with exceptional needs.