link to: University of Minnesota

Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disabilities

Approaches to Managing Challenging Behavior in Children

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This presentation discussed functional behavioral assessment and positive behavioral support strategies for young children with significant challenging behavior. A discussion of specific strategies and methods of monitoring learner performance was also addressed. Implications for service delivery in educational and clinical settings was addressed.


Participants will be:
  1. Familiar with social and nonsocial functions that are associated with repertoires of challenging behavior
  2. Familiar with a variety of functional behavior assessment strategies
  3. Familiar with a range positive behavioral support strategies including functional communication training.

Intended audience: Professionals who serve learners with challenging behavior and those who support family members with challenging behavior.

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For more information about this webinar please contact Kelly Nye-Lengerman at