WORKING WITH EXTREMELY DEFIANT CHILDREN
December 8 @ 8:30 am - 12:45 pm$95.00
John C. Simoneaux, Ph.D.
Define extreme defiance and examine prevalence rates across ages and developmental levels.
Review theoretical origins of extreme defiance and risk factors for escalation.
Describe strategies for increasing compliance across ages and developmental levels.
Provide implementation and support plans for caregivers and education providers.
8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. – Registration
8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Operationally define extremely defiant behavior and discuss if and how definitions have changed over time.
Review theoretical origins and models related to etiology of persistent rebellion and extreme defiance.
Examine risk factors for increasing defiance with particular emphasis on violent, destructive, or potentially criminal behavior.
10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. – Break
10:00 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.
Describe strategies for increasing compliance including developing effective behavior management plans across ages and developmental levels.
Provide information to support and train parents to implement strategies and behavior plans.
Provide information on the effectiveness of behavior management plans in educational or correctional environments to assist in successful implementation.
12:45 p.m. – Adjournment
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Social Workers – This program has been approved for 4 clinical continuing education contact hours by the National Association of Social Workers, Louisiana Chapter, and may be applied toward the continuing education requirements for licensure renewal.
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