primarily in the Pacific Northwest. The purpose of
Behavior Issues is to address issues of
concerns with challenging behaviors. Another purpose is
to inform parents, educators, professionals, and the general
public about effective behavior principles, programs, methods, and
resources for modifying behaviors for children and
adults with special needs and challenging behaviors.
but are not limited to, increasing appropriate behaviors, such as;
alternative and effective methods of communication, life skills,
social skills, domestic skills (such as
toilet-training), vocational skills, educational academics,
manners, respect, on-task behaviors, as well as many others.
include decreasing inappropriate behaviors, such as; self-injury,
aggression, destroying property, tantrums, screaming, smoking,
alcohol abuse, running away or bolting, stereotypy, sexualized
behaviors, as well as many others.
Behavior Issues can be utilized as a resource to identify not only
areas of concern and questions regarding behavior, but also as a
reference for journal articles, other helpful web-sites, assessments
and behavior data measurement forms, as well being a source of
information regarding questions concerning our own behaviors and the
behaviors of others.
provided by Behavior Issues include; consultations, lectures, presentations,
workshops, training for staff members and parents, and in-services
for clinics, colleges, organizations, and private and public
Other types of
topics addressed by Behavior Issues are self-management skills and
programs for quitting smoking, losing weight, stopping gambling, and
reducing your "bad behaviors" and/or increasing your "good
Behavior Issues also works with companies and schools to increase
productivity and employee moral. Another population that we
work with is animal training and obedience.
Finally, Behavior Issues combines shaping strategies
with professional and amateur sports athletes and teams to increase
Behavior Issues can be
reached at the number below or via e-mail
at (508) 981-3897 or