The Survival Guide for Kids With Behavior Challenges: How to Make Good Choices and Stay Out of Trouble (Survival Guides for Kids)
This survival guide provides up-to-date information, practical strategies, and sound advice for kids with diagnosed behavioral disorders (BD, ED, EBD) and those with general behavior problems. Kids learn to make smarter choices, make and keep friends, get along with teachers, take responsibility for their actions, work toward positive change, and enjoy the results of their better behavior.
The Survival Guide for Kids with Behavior Challenges includes:
What behavior disorder means—and does not mean
Reasons why some kids have behavioral disorders
The scoop on school programs
True stories about real kids
Smart choices for dealing with feelings
Ways to get along better at school and at home
A glossary of words you need to know
A list of resources (books, organizations, websites)
And much more
BONUS: Over 100 free lesson plans that expand the material found in the book are available at the author’s website.
About the Author
Thomas McIntyre, Ph.D. (Dr. Mac), is a professor of special education at Hunter College of the City University of New York. A popular workshop presenter and keynote speaker, he hosts the award-winning website www.BehaviorAdvisor.com
Free Spirit Publishing; Revised, The Free Spirit Survival Guides for Kids edition (August 8, 2013)