Overview: Participants will dig deeper into why behaviors occur, begin to think about their personal behavioral philosophy, and develop a common language as well as understanding of behavioral antecedents and consequences. In addition, participants will learn about the stages of escalation as well as how to conduct Functional Behavioral Assessments, using a variety of information gathering techniques.
Audience: pupil services staff, parents, administrators, and teachers supporting students grades pre-kindergarten through highschool
Total Course Time: 6 weeks with a combination of online and live, virtual learning for a total of 12 hours
Instructor: Connie Persike, M.S., CCC/SLP
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