Overview of Prevent, Teach, Reinforce for Young Children, 2nd Ed. (PTR-YC)


Session Dates

Wednesday September 13, 2023 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM - Webinar

This introduction to Prevent, Teach, Reinforce for Young Children will provide prospective team members with the key elements of functional behavior assessment and positive behavior support planning within early childhood classroom settings. It will clarify the roles of family members and staff as they work together to identify a child's behavioral needs and plan for individualized behavior support in the classroom.


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 Young Children (PTR-YC)
  3. Identify the roles and tasks of team members with each step in the PTR-YC process

Target Audience

This session is appropriate for EI and EC providers, family support staff, and family members who care for young children who may be in need of behavioral intervention.

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 mmartz@pattan.net

Event Info

Event Type:


Credit Type:

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


EITA Consultant

Event Contact:


Molly Martz

Content Contact:

Sue Zeiders