Keir Kutney BSW, RSW Behavioral Consulting

By: Keir Kutney Bsw  09-12-2011
Keywords: Behavior Management

Who Does Keir Help?

Parents, families, schools, community agencies ..

Often, behaviors can be as individual as the youth themselves.  Keir provides specific strategies to assist with children and youth whose behaviors may be described by a specific diagnosis (ADHD, Autism/Asperger's (ASD), Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder, Oppositional Defiant Disorder, Generalized Anxiety, Tourette's, etc..) or where there is no specific disorder present. 

  • Presentations Include but not limited to:

    Behaviour Management:

    • Managing Severe Behaviour at School – this presentation looks at how to manage severe behaviors within a school setting. The goal of this presentation is not only to provide a number of effective strategies to manage behaviors, but to also provide the audience with the tools to confidently manage any behaviors that a child may present with.

    • Managing Severe Behaviour at Home – this presentation looks at how to manage severe behaviors at home. The goal of this presentation is not only to provide a number of effective strategies to manage behaviors, but also to provide the audience with the tools to confidently manage any behaviors that a child may present with.

    • Behavior management for camp counsellors.

    • Behavior management for community workers.

    Specific to a diagnosis:

    • Understanding and managing FASD

    • Understanding and managing ADHD

    • Understanding and managing Tourettes

    • Understanding and managing Autism / Aspergers (ASD)

    • Understanding and managing Oppositional Defiance / Conduct Disorder

    Specific Strategies:

    • Building Meaningful Relationships with Youth

    • Activity Programming

    • Creating Behavior Specific Plans

    • Setting Up Effective Behavior Programs

    • Structure and Consistency

    • Understanding Anxiety

    • Rewards and Consequences

    • Using Time Outs Effectively

    Other:

    • Understanding and Managing Self-Harming Behavior

    • Behavioral Outcomes of Growing Up in Violent Homes

    Note: this is only a small sample of the presentations that Keir can offer. Feel free to contact him with any other behavior related areas you may need information on and he will be happy to accommodate wherever he can.

Keywords: Behavior Management