Practicum and Application
Identifying the Challenging Behaviour
– The initial stage will be the establishment of the fact that indeed the student exhibits challenging behaviour. This will require an observation of a period of at least one week and will extend to activities that the student undertakes not only in the classroom but also outside the classroom.
– The background from which the student comes from will also be investigated in an attempt to draw up the most effective plan for dealing with the challenging behaviour exhibited. The family background, its composition and economic status will be evaluated so that it is