You will be introduced to an overview of the behavioral change process. You will examine the principles and theories of behavior management. You will look at behavioural intervention strategies to increase or decrease desired behaviour. The value of functional behavioural assessments in managing disruptive behaviour will be reviewed. You will study practical guidelines and techniques for working with normal and exceptional children and youth. You will have the opportunity to select, implement, and evaluate a behavioural change project intended to modify a personal goal. You will discuss the benefits of an integrated perspective with dealing with parents and managing behavioural issues in the community.
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