How to Reduce Extreme Behaviour in Children and Young People

Presented by Yvonne Newbold

This two-hour webinar looks at the reasons why children with additional needs can develop extreme behaviour, which may include: –
Some of the issues covered in this webinar are –
  • Physical violence towards other people and/or pets
  • Controlling behaviour
  • Self-harm
  • Property destruction
  • Using inappropriate and offensive language
Some of the issues covered in this webinar are –
  • Sensory Issues
  • Communication
  • Routines
  • Resistance to change.
  • Transitions
  • Processing speed
  • Theory of Mind
  • Masking
  • Why it is important to move away from traditional parenting strategies.
  • Why it is not your fault, or your child’s fault.
  • Looking at how judgement and blame from others affects parents and why your child’s behaviour is not your fault.
  • The importance of self-care in parents

During the session there is a strong focus on solutions, strategies, approaches and the importance of thinking differently.