Contact: 
Paula Boscardin or Marilee Hartling
Address: 
8344 Melrose Ave. Los Angeles, CA.90069
Phone: 
(323) 655-5580
Description of Organization and Population Served: 
The Early Childhood Development Associates offers several early childhood (pre pre-school) programs. The purpose of the programs is to facilitate healthy emotional and psychological development of very young children and enhance competence of their parents and caretakers. The programs include: A) Primary Prevention 1) Mother/infant groups on normal development. 2) Mother/toddler groups on normal development. B) Clinical Treatment: Provide treatment for very young children (ages 0-6) with problematic behavior and/or developmental problems, which may include their parents.
Description of Fieldwork Project and Responsibilities of Intern: 
The intern can work in the following areas: childcare work in groups; and participation in consultations with dysfunctional families. An Orientation to the Center will be provided. In-service training sessions are offered on a regular basis for individual and groups supervision. Interns are required to attend staff meetings.
Special Qualifications: 
Intern must have a special attachment to young children and want to work with them and their families. **Looking for intern to help lead Toddler & Me group on Mondays at 2:30; Tuesdays at 12noon; Wednesdays from 8:30AM to 5:30PM and Thursdays at 12noon. Starting in December.
Hourly Commitment Per Week: 
6 hours