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Child Behavior Problems

As a parent, it can be hard to know how your child behaves at school. If you hear that your child is acting out, whether it's a comment on a report card or something mentioned in a parent-teacher conference, how do you know if it is a one-time problem or a serious behavioral issue? Read on for helpful tips and information on some of the most common behavior disorders.

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    Common Functions of Problem Behavior

    When we make presentations to special and general educators of students at all ages and ability levels around the United...

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    Children and Adolescents With Mental, Emotional, and Behavioral Disorders

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    Role Playing and Behavior Management

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    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
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    Consequence Maps

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    School Shootings: How Do We Prevent Them?

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  • 16.

    When Children Lie and Steal

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    Distraction Techniques and Alternative Coping Strategies

    Self-injury is sometimes used as a way of coping with negative events and feelings. It is often used as a result of not...

    Source: Cornell Research Program on Self-Injurious Behavior in Adolescents and Young Adults
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    Behavior Assessment, Plans, and Positive Supports

    NICHCY is pleased to connect you with sources of information for helping children who have behavior challenges. This...

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    Anger Management

    When Case Western Reserve University psychologist Diane Tice asked 400 people about how they manage their moods, she...

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  • 20.

    Identifying Replacement Behavior

    How do we make sure the skills we are teaching actually replace the problem behavior, that is, they meet the same (or if...

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