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Behavior Strategies for Success Workshop in Carbondale


Monday, October 30, 2023    
8:30 am - 3:00 pm


Carbondale Civic Center
200 S. Illinois Ave. - Room 108-112, Carbondale, Illinois, 62901

Event Type

A workshop on understanding and managing challenging behavior in children with developmental and intellectual disabilities

Join Illinois StarNet IV’s in-person workshop “Behavior Strategies for Success” on Oct. 30 from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Participants will gain skills and learn new strategies for managing challenging behaviors across a variety of settings.

Presenters Dr. Lesley Shawler and Denise Croft, MS, CCC-SLP/L, will cover:

  • Identifying why the behavior is happening
  • Using antecedent and function-based strategies
  • Teaching adaptive/functional methods of communication or other positive behaviors
  • Promoting independence and success for children with behavior difficulties

Caregivers and professionals are welcome to attend.

Register for the behavior strategies workshop online.