PrAACtical Resources: Behavioral Supports for Young Children
One of the biggest stressors for therapists and educators who work with AAC is dealing with challenging behavior. In today’s post, we share a wonderful set of resources on positive approaches to preventing, minimizing, and de-escalating instances of challenging behavior. The Technical Assistance Center of Social Emotional Intervention for Young Children produced a number of resources that are available on their website here.
- Tips and forms for getting started
- Using a Buddy System
- Teacher tools
- Turtle Technique
- Visual supports
- Using scripts
- Circle time tips
- Dealing with feelings
- Strategies for families to use at home
There is also a helpful Tool Kit that can be accessed via the image below.
This post was written by Carole Zangari