Positive Behaviour Management
Presented by Ian Luscombe and Dr Alison Knight:
A BOSTES ( incorporating the NSW Institute of Teachers) endorsed course
NSW Seminars: Griffith and Newcastle
This seminar, the only one of its type in Australia, will discuss practical classroom behaviour management strategies (4 ¼ hours of the 5 hours) and nutritional medicine approaches (1 ¼ hour of the 5 hours) for dealing with and preventing the myriad of misbehaviours that teachers typically encounter in schools.
Some of the topics covered include:
• The three major strategies for managing disruptive behaviour.
• How to avoid confirming a student’s dysfunctional view of the world and themselves.
• Pyrrole disorder, which may present as explosive outbursts, anxiety and/or
• Dealing with non-compliance.
• How to turn a student’s vulnerability and your own vulnerability into a strength.
• Why some students say nasty / hurtful things.
• What to say when you don’t know what to say.
• The importance of establishing whole school systems of support and research proven examples.
• The difference between prevention and intervention and practical examples of each, and why it is important to focus the majority of our energy on prevention.
• How certain foods and food additives affect behaviour and what to look out for.
What other delegates have said...
"Dear Ian & Alison, I am really hoping I am privileged enough to attend another one of your practical, engaging and totally awesome presentations. I didn't want the last presentation to end. I have been to many courses but yours is one of the very few which I still continue to rave about. Keep up the fantastic work."
Cobar Primary School, NSW
"Thank you for the most informative and entertaining day I have ever attended. we were all so engaged , I just wanted to hear more and more. A fantastic day!"
Coonabarabran Public School, NSW
“A fantastic seminar. Very inspiring and informative. I feel rejuvenated.”
Di Dass, Kellyville High School, NSW
“…believing there is an opportunity to change offers so much hope when we are stuck. Your seminars offer answers and hope.”
Milly Kairouz, Chester Hill High School, NSW
”Ian Luscombe has a rare talent in communicating his knowledge about engaging students who present with severe emotional disorders and behavioural challenges..."
Dr Christine Richmond
Former academic, author and behaviour consultant
"Ian Luscombe is a renowned expert in behavior management...His cutting edge strategies will inspire and empower you to be the best that you can be. Do not miss this speaker."
Prof. Hazel McBride
Department of Human Development and Applied Psychology
University of Toronto, Canada
Cost includes arrival beverages, morning tea, lunch and handouts.