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Crisis as an Opportunity for Growth: De-Escalation & Behavior Strategies for the Classroom

  • Milestones Psychology 28 West 25th Street, 10th floor New York, NY 10010 (map)

Dr. Chelsea Deng and Licensed Master Social Worker, Nicole Kabalkin, will discuss:

  • How to determine the type of behavior a child is exhibiting and where in the crisis cycle a child falls

  • Strategies that teachers, administrators, social workers, psychologists and other school personnel can utilize to intervene when a child is in crisis

  • De-escalation strategies and behavior support techniques that individuals can use at the first sign of distress to help children manage their stress and emotions and to de-escalate potential crisis situations

  • Follow-up steps that school personnel can take to utilize a crisis as an opportunity for growth for both the child and the school system