Skill development presentations are intended to provide introductory information about new, practical intervention strategies or instruments/tools for use with families, schools, or community agencies.
Workshop attendees will learn about an evidence-based approach for conducting streamlined FBA and implementing practical function-based strategies for the classroom. Participants will have opportunities to apply basic FBA/BIP skills through case study practice activities.
This session will summarize the outcomes, successes, and challenges from a randomized controlled trial of the Safe & Civil Schools MTSS framework Foundations in secondary schools in a diverse, high needs school district.
Participants in this interactive presentation will explore best practices for family partnerships in school-wide PBS, create predictable routines and a PBS home matrix, as well as develop a strength-based family-friendly positive behavior support plan.
Amazing things can happen when school professionals value and utilize family and student voice. Discover how effectively partnering with families and students can remove barriers and improve outcomes within your Multi-Tiered System of Support.
Strategies for building youth social and emotional learning competencies while maintaining an engaging classroom learning environment will be demonstrated. Techniques for ending power struggles and responding effectively to disruptive behavior will be modeled.
This session includes specific, practical strategies teams can utilize to increase positive, proactive interactions for students with disabilities and law enforcement. Case studies with lessons learned in Los Angeles Unified School District will be shared.
Detailed case studies of two adults transitioning from a Forensic Psychiatric Hospital to inclusive community life are presented. Person Centered Planning practices, evidence based PBS strategies, and behavioral and quality of life outcomes are shared.
This session will introduce two new variations on the TFI and provide guidance to developers and users of the TFI and TFI-related tools: The Facility-wide TFI and the Restorative Practice TFI companions.
Schools struggle to provide Tier 2 interventions structured to meet students’ short- and long-term needs. Learn how to improve important systems-level components of your Tier 2 programming through discussion and new resources.