Dr. David Stein, Co-Director of the Down Syndrome Program at Boston Children’s Hospital, shares insights on behavior and Down syndrome in this practical and reader-friendly Behavior Guide for Down syndrome.

 

 

 

Positive Behavioral Intervention and Supports (PBIS) is a prevention-oriented way for school personnel to (a) organize evidence-based practices, (b) improve their implementation of those practices, and (c) maximize academic and social behavior outcomes for students. PBIS supports the success of ALL students. Check out this fact sheet from the Ohio Department of Education.

 

 

Helpful Links

Managing Behaviors Guide from NDSS

Positive Behavior Intervention Supports

Zones of Regulation: A Framework to Foster Self-Regulation and Emotional Control

Award-Winning Behavioral Expert, Dennis McGuire, Ph.D., shares three important takeaways regarding behavioral health in people with Down syndrome in this video.