Prevent, Teach, Reinforce for Families Training


Session Dates

Tuesday May 25, 2021 9:00 AM - 12:15 PM - Webinar
Wednesday May 26, 2021 9:00 AM - 12:15 PM - Webinar

Prevent Teach Reinforce for Families (PTR-F) is a detailed model and research-based strategy for helping families to resolve their children's serious challenging behaviors in home and community settings. These sessions are meant to prepare participants to facilitate the PTR-F process with a family, utilizing forms and fidelity checklists to guide the process.


Participants will:

  1. Apply key elements of the principles of behavior to making decisions about behavioral support.
  2. Describe steps and process of Prevent Teach Reinforce for Families (PTR-F)
  3. Create individualized behavior plans, assess fidelity and use data to monitor progress and define next steps utilizing the PTR-F process.

Target Audience

This training is for Early Intervention staff who lead the process of completing functional behavior assessments and facilitating the development and implementation of individualized behavior support plans with families. Participants should have an understanding of behavior contingencies (ABC) and basic principles of the function of behavior.

Topics Covered: Early Intervention

Reasonable efforts will be made to accommodate individuals who have special needs as addressed by the Americans with Disabilities Act and who need assistance at this event. Contact: Molly Martz, at 717-901-2151, or

Event Info

Event Type:


Credit Type:

Act 48 Clock Hour
Infant/Toddler Staff Training Hours
PQAS Childcare Training Hours
No credit


Kelly Wilson

Event Contact:


Molly Martz

Content Contact:

Sue Zeiders