Families & Community: General Resources
Looking for more resources that target family and community involvement with PBIS? Please check out the links below for more information:
Examples of Family Partnerships in School-wide Positive Behavior Support from New Hampshire
Family Involvement in Functional Assessment
Families and School-wide PBS
Beach Center Family Support
Parents' Guide to Functional Assessment
- Tobin, T. J. (2005). Parents' guide to functional assessment (Third edition). University of Oregon, College of Education, Educational and Community Supports, Eugene. Retrieved May 7, 2009,
Positive Behavior Support Research with Families
- Vaughn, B.J. Clarke, S., & Dunlap, G. (1997). Assessment-based intervention for severe behavior problems in a natural family context. Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, 30, 713-716.
Parent Training Modules
Tips for Parents: How to Get Behavior Supports into the IEP.
Training Materials Families Can Use
Pacer Center Introduction to School-wide Positive Behavior Support
Pacer Center Resources
Colin Farrell Speaks at the Positive Attitudes and Actions for Inclusion Conference in Dublin, Ireland October, 2010 (Video)
Parent advocates Tommy and Audrey Boyle, founders of myspecialneeds.ie, organized the conference, entitled "Positive Attitudes and Actions for Inclusion." "We want to get the message across to as many people that inclusion is the only way forward," said Tommy. The Boyles said that their son, Michael, is one of the few children with significant disabilities in Ireland attending a mainstream school.