Children’s Mercy – Autism Family Training Series (KC)

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 04/04/2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Location
Children’s Mercy Broadway

Categories


Managing problem behaviors of young children with special needs

Common problem behaviors associated with Autism and developmental disabilities (including tantrums, noncompliance, aggression, and self-injury) can interfere with day-to-day activities at home, not to mention success in school or in therapy sessions. A variety of strategies based on the basic concepts of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) will be shared that can help children and families prevent and reduce these daily problems.

WHEN: Wednesday, April 4, 2018 6:00-8:00pm
WHERE: Children’s Mercy Broadway 3101 Broadway Street – 10th Floor, Kansas City, MO 64111

Provided by: Dr. Cy Nadler, Licensed Psychologist at Children’s Mercy – Kansas City

Objectives:

  •  Participants will understand and recognize common functions (causes) of problem behavior.
  • Participants will identify teaching strategies to prevent and reduce problem behavior.
  • Participants will become aware of how management strategies can be adapted to a variety of settings.

RSVP to Mary Anne Hammond, Education Coordinator, at 913-696-5711 or mhammond@cmh.edu

CHILDREN DO NOT ATTEND. A LIGHT DINNER IS PROVIDED

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