Behavior Specialist

Youth (ages 5 to 21)

Anderson’s behavioral specialist expand on student’s strengths and offer 1:1 attention for at-risk youth in the schools.  Goals for this service include:

  • Behavior modification

  • Modeling of healthy behaviors

  • Assistance in adjusting to the classroom setting

  • Discuss barriers and set goals to achieve success.

  • Offer assistance to teachers and Day Treatment staff

  • Encourage healthy expression of negative emotions.

  • Allow the student to express their anger and frustration in a safe and non-judgmental environment.