Challenging Behaviors in Children

Understanding Your Child’s Challenging Behaviors – Podcast

Description of Presentation Why can’t your child just behave? The lens you use to view your child’s behavior has vast implications for your reaction and the way you help your child. If you’re frustrated because you’ve tried everything you can think of to prevent those dramatic meltdowns and it seems like nothing at all sets […]

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Impulsivity and the school-aged child

Impulsivity in the School-aged Child – Podcast

Description of Presentation Does your child struggle with impulsive behavior and/or aggression? Does your child act before they think? Don Caserta, LISW-S gives an overview of several behavior management strategies, including: Conducting antecedent-behavior-consequence (A-B-C) analysis Using effective commands Providing positive reinforcement Helping students use the “Four Whats” to look at their behaviors Designing data recording/reinforcement […]

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Emotional Intensity in Gifted Children

Emotional Intensity in Gifted Children

Description of Presentation: Does emotional intensity go hand-in-hand with giftedness? Meghan Barlow, PhD, of Meghan Barlow and Associates, discusses why gifted children may have more extreme emotional reactions, explosions, and anxieties. Dr. Barlow provides a perspective to help families understand how their child’s intensities can be framed as strengths, tips on how families can prevent […]

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Behavior Management 101

Behavior Management 101

Sometimes when we hear terms like “behavior management,” we think about kids with “behavior problems.” Really, all kids benefit from behavior management because all kids need to learn how to behave. Some kids learn a little more quickly than others and with less work from their parents. Here are a few tips for managing your […]

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