ERIC Number: ED329079
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989-Jul
Behavior Management for Direct Care Staff Serving Persons with Developmental Disabilities. A Review of Inservice Training Materials.
Sigafoos, Jeff; Linz, Mary Hubbard
The guide describes and evaluates 20 resource materials intended to help in training direct-care staff in behavior management issues involving persons with developmental disabilities. Each description provides the bibliographic reference for the material being evaluated, information on the target audience, a summary, a review, and an address and phone number for obtaining the material. The materials reviewed address such topics as: paraprofessional training; behavioral techniques; behavior management groups for parents; behavior management training; strategies for human service workers; the transition from special education to adult services; neighborhood living; non-aversive behavior modifications; problem behavior management; observing behavior; teaching individuals with autism; values-based skills training; and the valued outcomes system. (DB)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Book/Product Reviews
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Sponsor: Administration on Developmental Disabilities (DHHS), Washington, DC.; Minnesota Governor's Planning Council on Developmental Disabilities, St. Paul.
Authoring Institution: Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis. Inst. on Community Integration.