Challenging Behaviours in Youth
Strategies for Intervention
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Wendy Loewen, MA - Managing Director
Wendy is the Managing Director of CTRI’s partner division, ACHIEVE Centre for Leadership, and co-author of The Culture Question and Don't Blame the Lettuce. She is a thoughtful and empowering leader who believes in the importance of listening to the needs and aspirations of people, and then facilitating the next step in their development. Wendy is vice president of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Institute of Manitoba. She is a former teacher and director of a health and social services program. Wendy has a Master’s degree in Conflict Analysis and Management, and Bachelor’s degrees in both Psychology and Education. She believes that learning is a dynamic and lifelong endeavor, and with commitment and guidance, the process should be enjoyable and motivating. Wendy is an engaging presenter who delivers material in a way that maximizes the learning potential for all participants.
For those who work with youth, managing challenging behaviours that interfere with development, learning, or success can be both frustrating and exhausting. This webinar reviews challenging behaviours related to aggression, non-compliance, and attention-seeking, and will provide a framework for intervening with these behaviours. Guidelines for structuring interactions for positive outcomes will be given, and a coaching model to bring out the best in youth who exhibit challenging behaviour is provided.
Learning ObjectivesUpon completion of this webinar participants should be able to
- Define challenging behaviour in youth
- Identify the negative outcomes of challenging behaviour
- Name the underlying needs of aggression, noncompliance, and attention-seeking behaviour