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Individual Positive Behavior Supports

A Standards-Based Guide to Practices in School and Community Settings
  • ISBN-13: 9781598572735
  • Publisher: BROOKES PUBLISHING CO
    Imprint: BROOKES PUBLISHING CO
  • Author: Brown, Fredda; Anderson, Jacki L.; Pry, Randall L. de
  • Price: AUD $122.00
  • Stock: 93 in stock
  • Availability: Order will be despatched as soon as possible.
  • Local release date: 29/09/2014
  • Format: Paperback (254.00mm X 178.00mm) 584 pages Weight: 1040g
  • Categories: Behavioural theory (Behaviourism) [JMAL]Teaching of groups & persons with special ed needs[JNS]Psychotherapy [MMJT]
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Aligned with the Association for Positive Behavior Support's Standards of Practice, this graduate-level text is an authorative PBS primer for professionals preparing for work in educational and community-based settings. More than 60 leading scholars present the critical skills and knowledge professinals need to translate the principles and science of PBS into person-centred interventions that improve lives. Covering a broad range of ages, disabilities, and settings, this comprehensive textbook fully prepares professionals to support all people with challenging behaviour, effectively and respectfully. Prepare professionals to: - Use the foundations of PBS and applied behaviour analysis (ABA) in everyday practice - Conduct person-centred functional behaviour assessments - Select and design effective behaviour interventions and curricular modifications - Develop comprehensive, multielement PBS plans tailored to individal needs and goals - Ensure fidelity of behaviour-plan implementation - Facilitate generalisation and maintenance of behaviour changes. Practical Materials: Vignettes that illustrate effective approaches; online companion materials for instructors, including PowerPoints that enhance teaching and learning and study questions for discussion and reflection. Topics Covered: antecedent strategies - consequence strategies - functional behaviour assessments - person-centred planning teams - data-based decision making - single-subject research methodology - systematic instruction - self-determination - quality of life - visual supports - partnering with families - curricular modifications - self-management strategies - behaviour assessment and data analysis - systemic change - culturally r4esponsive PBS - future directions for PBS - and more!
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