School-Based Interventions for Students with Behavior Problems by Julie BowenSchool-Based Interventions for Students with Behavior Problems by Julie Bowen

School-Based Interventions for Students with Behavior Problems

byJulie Bowen, William R. Jenson, Elaine Clark

Paperback | September 24, 2012

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School-Based Interventions for Students with Behavior Problemsis a book about helping children and adolescents who engage in severe behaviors to positively succeed in the school setting. The emphasis of this book is on the prevention of behavior problems through structuring the instructional environment and teaching appropriate skills-and intervention to reduce problems with practical, proven, and positive procedures. This book is designed for educators faced with the daily challenge of instructing students with behavior problems, social skill deficits, and academic delays. It is designed for teachers as well as those who work with teachers and students; school administrators, counselors, special educators, and school psychologists.
In searching for effective behavioral, social skill, and academic strategies, the authors have reviewed hundreds of research-validated studies to select techniques applicable to varied instructional settings within the school. The orientation and contents of this book represent the authors' experience and professional training in teaching, clinical work, and research involving students with behavior problems over the last 25 years.
Dr. William Jenson is a professor of Educational Psychology at the University of Utah. His research interests are in the areas of behavioral interventions for tough kids, parent training, generalization of treatment effects, and autism.Dr. Julie Bowen is currently working as a school psychologist in Salt Lake City and also serves as an...
Title:School-Based Interventions for Students with Behavior ProblemsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:301 pagesPublished:September 24, 2012Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1461347939

ISBN - 13:9781461347934


Table of Contents

* Preface. * 1: Introduction. Who Can Benefit from this Book. The 4 Ps-Proven, Practical, Positive, Preventative. How to Use this Book. * 2: What is a Good Intervention? Effective Interventions. Controversies and Issues Associated with School-Based Interventions. Functional Behavior Assessment and Interventions. Functional Behavior Assessment and Controversies. Grouping and Interventions. Summary. * 3: Students with Behavior Problems: Who, Why and What. Prevalence of Behavior Problems. Risk Factors for Behavior Problems. Behavioral Disorders-Diagnosis and Defining Characteristics. Disorders Found in School-Age Children. Summary. * 4: Classroom Basics-Preventing Problems Before They Begin. The Keys to Classroom Basics. Summary. * 5: Interventions for Behavior Problems. Aggression. Disruptive Behaviors. Following Directions. Following Rules. Noncompliance. Task Engagement. * 6: Interventions for Academic Problems. Reading-Sight Words. Reading-Phonics. Reading-Comprehension. Language Arts-Spelling. Language Arts-Writing. Math-Computation. Math-Problem Solving. Organizational Strategies. * 7: Interventions for Social Skills. Social Skills. * 8: School-Wide Positive Behavioral Intervention and Support. What is a School-Wide Intervention? Developing a School-Wide Intervention Plan. School-Wide Interventions and Positive Behavioral Support Programs. * Appendix A. * Appendix B: LRBI: Least restrictive behavioral interventions for use with students with disabilities. * References. Subject Index.