Trainings & Events

Addressing Problem Behaviors in Individuals with DS-ASD

  • Tue, September 12, 2017
  • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • GoToWebinar

DSAIA Affiliate-Presented Webinar

Free!

Please share with your families!

Speaker: Seth Towers, MA


This webinar will cover:

  • Why problem behavior occurs.
  • How some of your interactions with an individual can unintentionally increase problem behavior.
  • How to change your interactions so that problem behavior decreases and appropriate behavior increases
  • Building rapport with an individual so that you can be an effective change agent in the person’s life.
  • Teaching replacement behaviors to decrease problem behavior and increase appropriate behavior.
  • Using social stories to teach new skills so that the person will not need to use problem behavior.

Sam Towers, M.Ed., owner of Towers Behavior Services, LLC is a behavior analyst who has spent 25 years providing services to individuals with disabilities who exhibit problem behavior. In addition, he has served as a special educator and has trained special education teachers at the University of Kentucky. Towers has a Master’s Degree in special education from the University of Northern Colorado and has completed three years of post-master’s training at the University of Kentucky. In addition, Towers has authored the chapter “Addressing Problem Behaviors in Individuals with DS-ASD” in the book When Down Syndrome and Autism Intersect. 


Presented by Down Syndrome Association of Minnesota in partnership with Down Syndrome Affiliates in Action through a grant from Dakota County.

I continue to be impressed with the depth of the board/professional workshops offered.

About DSAIA

Down Syndrome Affiliates in Action started as a conference bringing together outstanding leadership from Down syndrome organizations around the country. Learn More

Get in Contact

Down Syndrome Affiliates in Action
1335 34th St NE
Paris, TX 75462

Phone
701-354-7255

E-mail
info@dsaia.org

Monday - Friday
8 am - 5 pm Central

Member Access

Click Here

Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software