ERIC Number: ED352150
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Practical Approaches to Resolving Behaviour Problems. Selected Papers from the National Conference on Practical Approaches to Resolving Behaviour Problems (2nd, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, July 1990). Programs Implementation and System Initiatives.
Richardson, Susanna, Ed.; Izard, John, Ed.
This collection of papers focuses on practical approaches to resolving behavior problems in the Australian school system. The papers are divided into four general categories: perspectives on behavior problems, focusing on families, schools and system initiatives, and programs in special settings. The papers include: (1) "Beyond Punishment," by Kenneth Nunn; (2) "Biological Perspectives on Behaviour Problems: An Essential Consideration for Practical Resolution," by Paul Hutchins; (3) "The Management of Behaviour: A Special Education Perspective," by John Elkins; (4) "Coping with Behaviour Problems in New South Wales High Schools," by Robert Conway, John Tierney, and Neville Schofield; (5) "Teacher Perceptions of Assistance Required by Students with Behavioural or Motivational Problems," by Christopher Szaday, Des Pickering, and Paul Duerdoth; (6) "Improving Parent-Adolescent Relationships: Evaluation of a Training Program," by John Ledez; (7) "Management of Young Children Program: A Shared Responsibility," by Toni Johnson; (8) "Parents as Tutors of Children," by Pam Clayton; (9) "Catering for School Resisters at Girrawheen Senior High School," by Norrine Anderson; (10) "Adolescent Anger Control: A Group Counseling Program," by Lyn Everingham; (11) "Training Social Skills in Young People while Managing their Behaviour," by Lindy Petersen; (12) "The Delivery of Behaviour Management Skills to Classroom Teachers," by William Willis; (13) "Behaviour Change: A Whole School Approach," by Peter Young; (14) "Cooperative Learning: An Approach to Preventing Discipline Problems," by Terry Lee; (15) "Behaviour Disorders: System Initiatives of the Queenland Department of Education," by Buffy Lavery; (16) "Behaviour Department of Education," by Buffy Lavery; (16) "Behavior Disorders: System Initiatives of the Australian Capital Territory Department of Education," by Sandra Renew; (17) "The St. Andrew's Program: Adolescents Learning to Live," by Janet Clark-Duff, Wendy Watson, and Greg Hitchens; (18) "A Contract-Based Approach to Facilitate Successful Reintegration," by Charmaine Driver; (19) "Disconnecting the Wheels: The Behaviour Management of Students," by Anne Bolst; (20) "Modifying Behaviour through Withdrawal," by Helen Farrell; (21) "Ze Count's Five Steps: A Compliance Training Program," by Ken Ford; (22) "Education Services to Disturbed Youth through a Tutorial Centre," by Warwick Lindsay; and (23) "A Wholistic Approach to Behavior Management in Schools," by Stephen Henderson. A list of conference participants is included. (MM)
Descriptors: Behavior Disorders, Behavior Modification, Behavior Problems, Classroom Techniques, Disabilities, Discipline, Elementary Secondary Education, Emotional Disturbances, Family Characteristics, Foreign Countries, High Risk Students, Interpersonal Competence, Parent Participation, Parent Student Relationship, Program Evaluation, Program Implementation, Punishment, Special Education, Values
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Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers; Reports - Research; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Australian Council for Educational Research, Hawthorn.
Identifiers - Location: Australia