May 25, 2024  
2018-2019 Springfield College Graduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Springfield College Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

EDUC 640 - Behavior Management for School Aged Children

This course presents methods and theory on behavior management issues in today’s classrooms and the risk factors that influence anti-social behavior. Participants learn how to develop a multi-modal approach to behavior management that includes de-escalation techniques, classroom design and management strategies, cognitive restructuring, social skills instruction, community and family involvement, establishing routines, limits and anchor points, and crisis intervention. An emphasis is placed on applied research and practical application.  Field study is required.

Credits: 3