Open Hands Open Access: Deaf-Blind Intervention Modules
Module 23: Behavior and Environmental Supports
PaTTAN - Online Course
Saturday April 01, 2023 - PaTTAN - Online Course
Friday April 21, 2023 - PaTTAN - Online Course
This event is by invitation only. You must have a registration key in order to register.
This course reviews how behavior can communicate what is going on with a child, how to identify the function of the behavior, how expectations can influence behavior, and how the environment impacts behavior.
- Examine the purpose of behavior, and how to identify that purpose.
- Define a child´s behavior as a functional strategy to cope with a given situation.
- Describe how expectations, both high and low, impact behavior.
- Identify how the environment impacts behavior, and can be modified.
Teams and Individuals working with and/or interested in professional development regarding students who are deaf-blind, such as parents, teachers, paraprofessionals, administrators, and other service providers, including those who are not seeking to become interveners.