Emotional and Behavioral Disorders
with CEU Certificate*
This research-based introductory course will provide comprehensive information on Emotional and Behavioral disorders. The course material will provide you with information on the following: definitions, characteristics, prevalence, causes, assessment, education service placements, functional behavior assessment, ABA and Positive Behavior Supports, advocacy, and current issues in the field.This class will benefit all educators, teachers, counselors, parents and anyone else who is interested in learning more about these disorders.
Universal Class, Inc. has been approved as an Accredited Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). In obtaining this approval, Universal Class, Inc. has demonstrated that it complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard which is widely recognized as the Standard of good practice internationally. As a result of their Accredited Provider status, Universal Class, Inc. is authorized to offer IACET CEUs for its courses that qualify under the ANSI/IACET Standard.
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Lesson 1: Definition of Emotional Disturbance and Behavioral DisordersMany terms are used to describe emotional, behavioral or mental disorders.
Lesson 2: Characteristics of Emotional Disturbance/Behavioral DisordersChildren with emotional and/or behavioral problems exhibit a wide range of characteristics that differ in type as well as severity.
Lesson 3: Prevalence of Emotional Disturbance/Behavioral DisordersResearch suggests that the identification process, as implemented, is often reactive, subjective, limited by a local lack of culturally and linguistically appropriate assessment tools, driven by institutional needs, and constrained by parental concerns ab
Lesson 4: Causes of Emotional Disturbance/Behavioral DisordersBiological/genetic factors such as genetic inheritance, biochemical and neurological abnormality, or even injury to the central nervous system have been linked to serious emotional disturbance.
Lesson 5: Assessment And DiagnosisA multidisciplinary group called an IEP team makes all decisions about a child's special education
Lesson 6: Educational Placements and ServicesIn general, educational environment and service decisions are often driven by the availability of resources
Lesson 7: Functional Behavioral AssessmentIdentifying the underlying cause(s) of a student's behavior, however, or, more specifically, what the student "gets" or "avoids" through the behavior, can provide the IEP team with the diagnostic information necessary to develop proactive instructional st
Lesson 8: Applied Behavior Analysis and Positive Behavior SupportsApplied Behavior Analysis is all about the rules for setting up the environment to enable our kids to learn.
Lesson 9: Advocacy for Students with Emotional Disturbance and Behavioral DisordersTeachers of ED students on elementary, middle school, and high school campuses confront challenges unique to self-contained classrooms.
Lesson 10: Final Exam and Additional ResourcesTake the final exam and review additional classroom resources.
Additional Course Information
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- Earn an Official Certificate Documenting Course Hours and CEUs
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Course Title: Emotional and Behavioral DisordersCourse Number: 32324Languages: English - United States, Canada and other English speaking countriesCourse Type: GraduateCEU Value: 0.9 IACET CEUs (Continuing Education Units)CE Accreditation: Universal Class, Inc. has been accredited as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET).Grading Policy: Earn a final grade of 70% or higher to receive an online/downloadable CEU Certification documenting CEUs earnedAssessment Method: Lesson assignments and review examsSyllabus: View SyllabusDuration: Continuous: Enroll anytime!Requirements: View Technical RequirementsCourse Fee: $55.00 (no CEU Certification) || with CEU Certification: $80.00
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Learning OutcomesBy successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
- Define emotional disturbances and behavioral disorders.
- Describe characteristics of emotional Disturbance/behavioral disorders
- Describe the prevalence of emotional disturbance/behavioral disorders.
- Describe causes of emotional disturbance/behavioral disorders.
- Describe assessment and diagnosis.
- Describe educational placements and services.
- Describe functional behavioral assessment.
- Describe applied behavior analysis and positive behavior supports.
- Describe advocacy for students with emotional disturbance and behavioral disorders, and
- Demonstrate mastery of lesson content at levels of 70% or higher.
An Introduction Assignment 5 Lesson 1 Assignment: What is this disability? Assignment 20 Lesson 1 Exam Exam 18 Lesson 2 Assignment: Characteristics Assignment 20 Lesson 2 Exam Exam 42 Lesson 3 Assignment: Identification Rates Assignment 20 Lesson 3 Exam Exam 48 Lesson 4 Assignment: Causes Assignment 20 Lesson 4 Exam Exam 41 Lesson 5 Assignment: Evaluation and Assessment Assignment 20 Lesson 5 Exam Exam 33 Lesson 6 Assignment: The Results of Placements and Services with Emotional/Behavioral disorders Assignment 20 Lesson 6 Exam Exam 21 Lesson 7 Assignment: Functional Behavioral Assessment Assignment 20 Lesson 7 Exam Exam 38 Lesson 8 Assignment: Effective Classroom Strategies Assignment 50 Lesson 8 Exam Exam 32 Lesson 9 Assignment: Improving Outcomes for students with Emotional/ Behavioral disorders Assignment 20 Lesson 9 Exam Exam 42 Final Exam Exam 70 Total Points: 600
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