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Introduction to Positive Behavior Support

Positive Behavior Support: A Brief
http://www.pbskansas.org/htdocs/brief/index.html

Schoolwide Positive Behavior Support Articles
http://www.swpbs.org/schoolwide/families.html


Families and Positive Behavior Support

Family Guide to Systems of Care for Children with Health Care Needs (2010)
Retrieved from Research and Training Center for Children's Mental Health, Department of Child & Family Studies, Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute University of South Florida December 19, 2010.

English Version

Spanish Version

Family Involvement in Functional Assessment
http://fifa.fmhi.usf.edu/manual.htm

Positive Behavior Support Research with Families

Families and School-wide PBS
http://pbis.org/family/default.aspx

Pacer Center Schoolwide Positive Behavior Support and Families
http://www.pacer.org/pbis/infoforparents.asp

Pacer Center Training Modules
http://www.pacer.org/pbis/trainingmods/index.asp

PACER Center’s Functional Behavioral Assessment and Positive Intervention: What Parents Need to Know" by Dixie Jordan http://www.pacer.org/parent/php/PHP-c79.pdf
This is an introduction for parents describing the functional behavioral assessment process.

Parents’ Guide to Functional Assessment

Examples of Family Partnerships in School-wide Positive Behavior Support from New Hampshire
http://www.nhcebis.seresc.net/family_engagement_article2008


Additional Resources

Association for Positive Behavior Support
www.apbs.org

National Association for Persons with Developmental Disabilities and Mental Health Needs
http://thenadd.org/


Early Childhood Interventions

Technical Assistance Center on Social Emotional Intervention
http://www.challengingbehavior.org/

Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation: Research Synthesis
http://csefel.vanderbilt.edu/documents/rs_ecmhc.pdf

Healthy Child Care America
http://www.healthychildcare.org/

Parent Training Modules
http://csefel.vanderbilt.edu/resources/training_parent.html

Parent Training Tools
http://csefel.vanderbilt.edu/resources/family.html


Positive Behavior Support and Juvenile Justice

Positive Behavior Support Offered In Juvenile Corrections By C. Michael Nelson, George Sugai, and Carl Smith
This paper is posted with permission from the National Association of State Directors of Special Education (NASDSE), which holds the copyright.

Positive behavior support in the juvenile justice system (Newsletter)
http://www.pbis.org/pbis_newsletter/volume_4/issue3.aspx

Video: PBIS for youth involved in juvenile corrections
http://www.pbis.org/swpbs_videos/pbs_video-youth_involved.aspx