Parent Support Series #7 - Handling Meltdowns and Stages of Escalation

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Parent Support Series #7 - Handling Meltdowns and Stages of Escalation

Registration closes:
Jan 27, 2021 at 11:00 pm
Facilitator(s): Barb Pears
Date:January 28, 2021
Time:4:00 pm – 4:45 pm MST
Cost:
$20.00 (CAD)
Location: Virtual
Type:
Webinar
Course code: 21-IE-056-CARC

Target Audience

Parents

About this learning opportunity

Do you know the difference between a temper tantrum and a meltdown or outburst? This session will examine 6 powerful tools for handling meltdowns and which techniques work best during each stage of escalation.

About the facilitator(s)

Learning Associate - Jigsaw Learning

Barb Pears has been a teacher of students with behaviour challenges since 2000 and was instrumental in the design and implementation of a Behaviour Support School. Barb is gifted at fostering collaborative, respectful, supportive teaching and learning environments for students, families and staff. She has worked as a Behaviour Consultant for the past 5 years at the school division level and believes that a multi-disciplinary approach is essential to offer the best possible programming for students. This involves partnering with students, parents, staff, external agencies, district schools and community organizations. Barb has always had a connection with students with behaviour challenges and loves sharing her passion and knowledge with others through direct service and workshops. Barb is currently a Learning Associate with Jigsaw Learning and interacts with schools and districts in providing responsive supports for diverse student populations.