FAMILY EDUCATION SERIES: FREE Workshops for people caring for individuals with developmental disabilities
Dealing with Challenging Behaviors
Presenters: Louise Marchini, – Clinical Supervisor, AHRC Department of Educational Services
Location: AHRC Main Office – Penthouse – 83 Maiden Lane NYC 10038
Date & Time: Thursday, June 17, 2010 from 6pm-8pm
Challenging behaviors, just like all behaviors, serve a purpose or function for individuals with developmental disabilities. Effective interventions cannot be developed without first identifying the underlying motivation of these behaviors. Speakers will provide some insight into the possible functions of challenging behaviors and will provide effective interventions to change difficult behaviors.
For those who will attend you must register by providing the following information:
1. Full Name
2. Mailing Address
3. Telephone number
4. Email Address
5. Company Name (Only if the mailing address you have listed is a company address.)
6. Please tell us if you are an AHRC Member
7. How old is your loved one with a developmental disability?
There are several methods you may use to register for this session. Please note that everyone who attends must make sure that they have registered. For agencies sending this out to families – please make certain that they use one of the following methods to register.
You may also call Donna Gifford at 212-780-2713 or Jennifer Amendola at 212-895-3446. Registrations can be mailed to Donna or Jennifer’s
attention c/o AHRC – 83 Maiden Lane New York, NY 10038 Fax number is 212-780-2353.
By Train: J,M,Z,4 or 5 to Fulton Street; 2 or 3 to Wall Street; A or C to Broadway Nassau
By Bus: M1 or M6 to Cortlandt Street; M9 or M15 to Maiden Lane