Behaviour Problems In The Early Years

Overview

Addressing the issue of behaviour problems in the early years, this book offers early years practitioners a practical and well-researched resource covering subjects such as:

  • the nature and extent of behaviour problems in the early years
  • definitions of behaviour problems
  • theoretical frameworks and factors
  • ...
See more details below
Hardcover
$178.79
BN.com price
(Save 5%)$190.00 List Price
Other sellers (Hardcover)
  • All (7) from $104.73   
  • New (3) from $149.00   
  • Used (4) from $104.73   

Overview

Addressing the issue of behaviour problems in the early years, this book offers early years practitioners a practical and well-researched resource covering subjects such as:

  • the nature and extent of behaviour problems in the early years
  • definitions of behaviour problems
  • theoretical frameworks and factors
  • screening and assessment
  • a blueprint for early identification and intervention.

This resource is based on the author’s own experience and research in early years practice and she uses a range of practical tips, strategies, activity ideas, forms and checklists to convey her message.

Papatheodorou shows that successful early identification and management of behaviour problems requires informed practice that takes into account existing theoretical and conceptual works. All professionals working in an early years environment will find this an invaluable read.

Read More Show Less

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
'This book is highly recommended for all existing and prospective practitioners working with young children and has particular significance, given the important role early years professionals now play within the current context of government policies for early intervention.' - Early Years
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780415286978
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 4/29/2005
  • Pages: 160
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 0.63 (d)

Table of Contents

Part 1: Understanding Behaviour Problems 1. Introduction: behavioural problems in the early years 2. The nature and extent of behaviour problems in the early years 3. Definition of behaviour problems 4. Behaviour problems in educational and early years settings 5. Factors associated with behaviour problems Part 2: Support for Positive Behaviour 6. Behaviour management (i): habitual preventative strategies 7. Behaviour management (ii): approaches and strategies for early intervention 8. Screening and primary prevention 9. Assessment of behaviour problems 10. Planning for early intervention 11. Traits, knowledge, skills and competencies Epilogue: Professionals' Traits, Skills and Competencies

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)