Updated December 2009
NICHCY is pleased to connect you with sources of information for helping children who have behavior challenges. Because “behavior” is such a huge topic, we’ve divided the subject up into separate pages to make digesting it more manageable!
The separate behavior pages are as follows:
This page focuses upon where to access..well…expertise in behavior: the centers and projects that focus on it, behavior journals, professionals who can help, and a glossary of behavior terms.
Behavior Assessment, Plans, and Positive Supports
Why is the student exhibiting this behavior? Behavioral assessments can help you answer that question–which, in turn, will help you provide appropriate positive behavior supports.
Behavior at Home
The resources listed in this page connect families with resources and support to help a child with his or her behavior at home.
Behavior at School
What can teachers and administrators do to help children manage their behavior at school? What’s recommended by disability and behavior specialists? What does the law require?
Bullying is a serious concern for many students with disabilities. Here are resources to help put an end to bullying.