Ch 5: Behavioral Assessment, Intervention & Support

About This Chapter

If you're struggling to understand behavioral intervention, assessment and support, take a look at the short lessons provided in this engaging chapter. This comprehensive study guide is easy to follow and understand so you can finish a challenging assignment or prepare for an upcoming exam.

Behavioral Assessment, Intervention & Support - Chapter Summary

In this informative chapter, our instructors outline behavioral intervention, support and assessment. Some of the topics covered here include how behavioral data is measured and some of the plans and strategies used to address any issues. Once you complete this chapter, you should be ready to do the following:

  • Provide examples of effective functional behavior assessments
  • Outline the strategies provided in a behavior intervention plan
  • Discuss special education students and PBIS
  • Give examples of positive behavior support
  • Explain how social behavior data is measured and collected in the classroom

These informative learning tools are accessible to you 24 hours a day, so you can study on your mobile device or computer at any time that works for you. Before, during or after working through the lessons, the accompanying multiple-choice quizzes are a great way to assess your comprehension. Our easy-to-use Dashboard allows you to track your progress as you complete the chapter.

6 Lessons in Chapter 5: Behavioral Assessment, Intervention & Support
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Functional Behavior Assessment: Definition & Examples

1. Functional Behavior Assessment: Definition & Examples

In this lesson, you will learn the definition of a functional behavior assessment (FBA) and how it functions as a tool to help children replace problem behaviors with more desirable behaviors. You will learn the purpose of an FBA, as well as the components of or steps in conducting an FBA.

Behavior Intervention Plan: Definition & Strategies

2. Behavior Intervention Plan: Definition & Strategies

A behavior intervention plan (BIP) is a plan created based on information from a functional behavioral assessment (FBA). Let's dissect the anatomy of a behavior intervention plan: the definition, roots of behavior, and a review of effective strategies that will leave you cool, confident, and capable in the classroom.

PBIS & Special Education Students

3. PBIS & Special Education Students

This lesson explains what PBIS is, why it is important, and how it affects students with special needs. It also provides a step-by-step process on how to implement PBIS in your classroom and school.

Positive Behavior Support: Strategies & Examples

4. Positive Behavior Support: Strategies & Examples

Positive behavior support (PBS) is an approach to managing students who present behavioral challenges in the classroom. This lesson defines PBS and provides strategies for and examples of dealing with behavior challenges.

How to Measure & Collect Social Behavior Data in the Classroom

5. How to Measure & Collect Social Behavior Data in the Classroom

In this lesson, we will look at how to collect and measure data of social behaviors in the classroom. We will also identify how to recognize behaviors that should be measured and other factors that warrant attention.

Methods & Considerations for Disciplining Students with Disabilities

6. Methods & Considerations for Disciplining Students with Disabilities

Students with disabilities have unique needs and disciplining them is no easy task. This lesson will discuss the methods and considerations for disciplining students with disabilities. We will end with a short quiz to see what you have learned.

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