Mistaken Goals of Behaviour
Date(s) - Jun 21, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Children engage in challenging behaviours, but as educators and parents we often ask why. Austrian Psychologist and educator Rudolph Dreikurs described four goals of behaviour and proposed that children “misbehave” out of a mistaken assumption that they can gain social status with their own challenging behaviour.
° To identify Dreikur’s 4 Mistaken Goals of Behaviour.
° To understand these goals and learn how to apply techniques to guide the children in our care.
° To explore helpful ways to respond to challenging behaviour.
This workshop is suitable for all early learning and child care professionals working with preschool and school age children, parents, instructors, students and administrators.
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Sarah McCarthy has a Bachelor of Science in Education and Training, a Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Montessori (0-12 years), plus a certificate for Children with Special needs. She has been in the education field for over 15 years and has taught in Reggio, play-based and Montessori centres ; recently being the Early Childhood Program Coordinator and Instructor at a private college in Vancouver.
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