This course will cover the following points:
Understanding the causes of challenging behaviour in young children.
Using other resources and practical strategies to encourage positive behaviour. Resources will also be shared with the participanTSS.
Positive collaboration between home, school and other professionals/entities.
How to formulate effective behaviour modification plans (BMPs). BMPs should include reinforcers that help in reinforcing positive bebaviour and consequences (not punishmenTSS) to reduce unwanted behaviour.
How we as educators/parenTSS can use de-escalation techniques when dealing with challenging behavior so as to minimize misbehavior as much as possible. Practical examples of de-escalation techniques will be given.