In Control: A Skill Building Program for Teaching Young Adolescents to Manage Anger by Millicent H. Kellner (XBM Kelln 2001) This user-friendly manual shows how to teach effective anger management skills to middle school students. If available, item can be checked out from resource room at no cost.
Transition of Secondary Students with Emotional or Behavioral Disorders edited by Douglas Cheney, Ph.D (XBM Chene 2004) This book focuses on successful practices, models, programs, and recommendations for working with adolescents who have emotional or behavioral disorders. If available, item can be checked out from resource room at no cost.
From Anxiety to Meltdown by Deborah Lipsky (XBM Lipsk 2011) This book gives a practical look at what happens when things spiral out of control, exploring what leads to meltdowns and tantrums, and what can be done to help. Drawing on her own extensive personal experience and using real-life examples to explain how autistic people […]
The Behavior Code: A Practical Guide to Understanding and Teaching the Most Challenging Students by Jessica Minahan & Nancy Rappaport, MD. (XBM Minah 2012) Based on a collaboration dating back nearly a decade, the authors a behavioral analyst and a child psychiatrist reveal their systematic approach for deciphering causes and patterns of difficult behaviors and […]
Behavior Mapping by Amy Buie. (XBM Buie 2013) Grounded in evidence-based practice, Amy Buie’s Behavior Mapping is a groundbreaking way of motivating children to make good choices and learn new skills. Better yet, due to its visual nature, this simple-to-implement strategy is effective for a range of students, regardless of age and ability level. Supported by […]
This visual support is a great tool for any individual who struggles with knowing how to behave in different places. The settings we include are: “At home…” “At the library…” “In class…” “At gym…” Also included, are different behaviors which are, or are not appropriate, in these different settings. The top portion is the “I can…” and […]
Tantrums Don’t Help Me Fix a Problem is a social story created by TAP. This particular social story is written to help children understand why tantrums will not fix their problem. It also helps the child with positive ways to deal with their emotions, such as using their words, instead of throwing objects. Social stories […]
The Incredible 5-Point Scale: The Significantly Improved and Expanded Second Edition by Kari Dunn Buron and Mitzi Curtis. (XBM Buron 2012 Improved) Assisting students in understanding social interactions and controlling their emotional responses. Pp. 97. If available, item can be checked out from the resource room at no cost.
Autism and PDD: Adolescent Social Skills Lessons by Pam Britton Reese and Nena C. Challenner. (XSS Britt 2001) Each booklet in this series of 5 contains various one page lessons with each sentence supported by pictures. Some of the lessons are instructional and are intended to teach children what they need to do and […]
Social Behavior and Self-Management by Kari Dunn Buron, MS, Jane Thierfeld Brown EdD, Mitzi Curtis, MA, and Lisa King, Med. (XBM Buron 2012) 5 point scales for Adolescents and Adults. Pp. 71. If available, item can be checked out from the resource room at no cost.