Positive behavior support in alternative education, community-based mental health and juvenile justice settings.

 
Nelson, C. M., Sprague, J. R., Jolivette, K., Smith, C. R., & Tobin, T. J. (2009). Positive behavior support in alternative education, community-based mental health and juvenile justice settings. In G. Sugai, R. Horner, G. Dunlap, and W. Sailor (Eds.), Handbook of positive behavior support (pp. 465-496). New York: Springer Press.

This descriptive, conceptual manuscript describes PBIS and its applicable use within restrictive settings, including residential and juvenile facilities. The authors provide a summary of what is known to date and examples of PBIS ideas within such settings.

Prevention Levels

  • Primary
  • Secondary
  • Tertiary

Audiences

  • Administrators
  • District Contacts
  • Parents
  • PBS Coaches
  • PBS Teams
  • Specialists
  • Teachers

System Impact

  • Targeted Groups

Categories

  • Juvenile Justice
  • Mental Health