Case of Servio 1. What are some possible target behaviors? 2. What are some important ecological considerations? 3. What are some possible antecedents, consequences, and sequential conditions in this case? 4. What are some possible functions of his behaviors? 5. What are some important areas to explore during the conditions analysis?
Training Tool Field-based experience Advanced supervision strategies Socratic questions Consultants discuss expanded case conceptualization
Effective Programs Have obtainable goals and objectives Have obtainable goals and objectives Are clear and specific Are clear and specific Are minimally intrusive Are minimally intrusive Empower parents & teachers Empower parents & teachers
Evidence Based Interventions Search for interventions that work Follow guidelines established by… Task Force on Evidence-Based Intervention in School Psychology (EBI Task Force; Kratochwill & Stoiber, 2000; Stoiber & Kratochwill, 2001) What Works Clearinghouse (U.S. Department of Education’s Institute for Education Services, 2003)
Evidence Based Interventions What to look for in an intervention? Focus of the intervention Type of Behavior Conditions for the intervention to be effective Settings Client/Consultee demographics Length of the intervention Effectiveness studies Appropriateness of intervention Consumer satisfaction
Training Tools Concrete supervision strategies Provide intervention materials/resources Interventions focus on child