A Mindful Approach to Challenging Behavior


State Approved: AL, FL, GA, IA, MI, MS

One (1) Clock Hours | 0.1 CEUs | 1 Year Access | Content Area: Supporting children’s social and emotional development
Learning Objectives:

During this training participants will be able to identify the different functions of a child’s challenging behavior and ways to engage and support them to improve their challenging behavior and build positive relationships. Learning objectives include:

  1. Define the different forms of behaviors.
  2. Recognize the signs and symptoms of each form of behaviors.
  3. Identify the risk factors that are known to be associated with challenging behaviors.
  4. Implement strategies to address and respond to challenging behaviors.
  5. Create a positive support plan that will help a child learn appropriate ways to meet their needs.
  6. List ways to prevent unacceptable behaviors in young children.
Material Needed:

  • Writing Paper
  • A pen or pencil

  • N/A

  • Access to a Laptop or Desktop
  • Internet connection. High speed broadband access (LAN, Cable or DSL) is highly recommended for the optimal learning experience.
  • A graphical browser is required, such as, Chrome, Firefox, etc.
  • An E-mail account that is accessible.

Register for a new account or login an existing account by clicking on the “take course” button, add course to the cart, and complete purchase(s). To receive credit for completing this course participants should read all material, take notes, and complete all the required assignments. There is a final assessment at the end of this course. Participants will have two attempts to take the final assessment and must pass with a 70% or higher to earn a certificate of completion and 0.1 CEUs.

Please note there will be no extra attempts to re-take the final assessment, once you have started the final assessment be sure to complete it without interruption. If you are not able to pass the final assessment with a 70% or higher we encourage you to consider taking another course that meet your requirements or wait 30 days before you re-take this course.


Octavia Dixon | Phone: (770) 347 – 7030 | E-mail: support@earlycareevolution.com