Provincial Outreach Program for Students with Deafblindness

Intervention Strategies

The following links will provide you with more information on strategies to support children with deafblindness. 

Best Practices

There are 11 Best Practices that are most often used by Deafblind Intervenors that you may find helpful when supporting a child with deafblindness. Check out the resource link that POPDB put together for more information on the following best practices:

  • Establish Trust - Emotional Trust bond
  • Routines
  • Involve the Learner in the Whole Process of any Activity
  • Utilize all the Senses
  • Learn by Doing
  • Hand-under-hand / Hand-over-hand
  • Generalizing Skills
  • Feedback
  • Time
  • Organization and Environment Management
  • Independence