Young children sometimes demonstrate challenging behaviors for parents, educators and peers within the contexts of everyday routines at home, in educational settings, and out in the community -- often due to limited communicative and social-emotional skills. This course will demonstrate the Positive Behavior Support (PBS) process and how Routine Scripts, Social Stories, and Rule Books have proven successful in preventing these behaviors and teaching young children acceptable social, emotional and communicative skills.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe 6 to 8 reasons for using Routine Scripts and Rule Books with young children who demonstrate challenging behaviors.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe 7 steps in designing Routine Scripts and Rule Books.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe at least 4 possible outcomes in using Routine Scripts and Rule Books for young children with challenging behaviors.
|5-15 Minutes||PBS: The Pyramid Model|
|15-25 Minutes||Emergent Literacy|
|25-40 Minutes||Social Stories, Routine Scripts & Rule Books|
|40-60 Minutes||"The How To" Steps in the Process, and Tailoring & Teaching|
|80-90 Minutes||Summary, Q&A|
Pamelazita Buschbacher, Ed.D., CCC-SLP
Dr. Pamelazita Buschbacher is the owner and director of PPATCHWork Children’s Therapy Services in Florida. She is a nationally and state certified speech-language pathologist and holds a doctorate in Special Education, with emphases on early childhood development and behavior disorders. She is an experienced positive behavior support (PBS) interventionist, consultant and trainer. Her professional experience, interests, presentations, research and publications include supporting the social, emotional and communicative abilities of young children (ages 0-7) of all abilities in developmentally appropriate and inclusive early childhood environments.
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American Speech-Language-Hearing Assn.
This course is offered for 0.15 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate level, Professional Area)
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Kansas Dept for Aging and Disability Services
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