Category Archives: Positive Behavior Intervention Supports

Sleep Strategies and Toilet Training Webinars

Our Behavior Therapy Department is pleased to present training webinars for all who are interested. There are two webinars available. See below for description and registration information.

Sleep Strategies:

Learn about sensory processing and self-regulation and how it relates to sleep, as well as behavioral interventions for common sleep difficulties such as delayed sleep onset and night awakenings. Presented by Daniellle Franchini-Muir (BCBA), Adrienne Krysuik (OT), and Nequetta Alford (LBS).

 

You are invited to a Zoom webinar.
When: Jun 10, 2020 03:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Topic: Sleep Strategies

Toilet Training:

Learn about toileting/potty training strategies no matter where your child is developmentally! We will discuss where to start as well as readiness and motor skills. Presented by Daniellle Franchini-Muir (BCBA),Isabel Kats (LSW), Rachel Rosenblum (OT), and Braelyn Beaver (BCBA).

You are invited to a Zoom webinar.
When: Jun 9, 2020 03:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Topic: Toilet Training

Family Support Video 3: Challenging Behaviors

Video #3 in series of positive behavior shorts for parents! Presented by Danielle Franchini-Muir, MS ED. BCBA

Here are some additional resources for families

STAY CALM, CONNECT, REFLECT

Sesame Street: Common and Colbie Caillat – “Belly Breathe” with Elmo

 

50 Calm-Down Ideas to Try with Kids of All Ages

Family Support Video 2: Setting Rules and Expectations

by Danielle Franchini-Muir, MS ED. BCBA

Video #2 in series of positive behavior shorts for parents!

Additional Resources:

First/Then Boards:

https://connectability.ca/visuals-engine/firstthen-board-popup/

http://www.autismcircuit.net/tool/first-then-card

Visual Schedules:

https://theinspiredtreehouse.com/how-to-make-a-visual-schedule/

http://www.victoriesnautism.com/schedule-activity-and-task-cards.html

https://challengingbehavior.cbcs.usf.edu/docs/backpack/BackpackConnection_routines_visual-schedules.pdf

Movement Breaks/Activities :

 

Positive Behavior Interventions & Supports (PBIS) Parent Video Series Part 1

As we all find ourselves at home to help flatten the curve of COVID-19, Easterseals would like to help provide some helpful resources.

Our Director of Behavioral Support Services, Danielle Franchini-Muir, MS Ed., BCBA, is developing a video series to help families implement positive behavior intervention supports at home.

In this first video, Danielle gives an overview of what positive behavior intervention supports (PBIS) is and how you can begin to implement this helpful tool at home.