Attention Parents: Positive Behavior Support

Attention Parents: Positive Behavior Support

Thursday, October 17, 2013
6:00pm Upper Room
St Louis de Montfort Parish Center
Presenter: Megan Best, M.A. teacher and lecturer at Cal Poly

The key to positive behavior support is not punishment, but reinforcement. With positive behavior support, parents can learn to provide motivation and maintain high expectations while setting clear and consistent limits.

Participants will learn to:

  • Understand the functions of behavior
  • Interpret behavior as communication
  • Defuse power struggles
  • Avoid the dangers of bribery
  • Understand the benefits of positive reinforcement
  • Hold children accountable with their selfrespect intact