Behavior issues that can make it difficult for children and adolescents to learn and communicate effectively are described in this course, along with their types, causes and associated factors. Evidence-based intervention techniques that can be implemented at various stages of escalation are provided, and case studies are utilized to illustrate these strategies.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the types, causes, and associated factors of behavior issues in children/adolescents.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe interventions for preventing and responding to behavior issues.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify appropriate strategies for managing behavior issues presented in real-world case examples.
|5-20 Minutes||Types, Causes, and Associated Factors of Behavior Issues|
|20-45 Minutes||Interventions for Behavior Issues|
|45-55 Minutes||Case Study|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q&A|
Dr. Becky Thomson is a Licensed Psychologist and a Nationally Certified School Psychologist (NCSP) in Michigan. She is the Clinic Director at Thriving Minds Family Services – Chelsea (www.thrivingmindsbehavioralhealth.com), a group practice that specializes in the evaluation and treatment of pediatric anxiety, depression, and behavioral disorders.
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