Absenteeism & Truancy: Interventions and Universal Procedures

Chronic absenteeism can lead to immediate and long-term problems such as low academic achievement, delinquency, substance abuse, and family dysfunction later in life. Absenteeism and Truancy: Interventions and Universal Procedures will help you implement schoolwide procedures to minimize absenteeism and truancy.

$60.00

Details:
376 pp., plus download fillable reproducible forms
ISBN:
978-1-59909-056-6
SKU:
056-6

Description

This comprehensive guide takes a multi-tiered approach to addressing absenteeism and truancy. In addition to schoolwide procedures to minimize absenteeism and truancy, Absenteeism & Truancy: Interventions and Universal Procedures outlines 25 research-based interventions for use with individual students, small groups, and classes.

These interventions address common functions that motivate students to miss school:

  • Anger Management Training
  • Behavior Contracting
  • Bullying
  • Check In/Check Out (CICO)
  • Classroom Consultation
  • Cognitive Behavior Therapy to Reduce Anxiety
  • Cross-Age Peer Tutoring
  • Establishing Classroom Expectations and Defining Limits
  • Group Contingency
  • Home Notes
  •  Increased Supervision/Structure
  • Meaningful Work
  • Mentoring
  • Parent Training Type 1
  • Parent Training Type 2
  • Practice for Proficiency
  • Precision Requests
  • Principal’s 200 Club
  • Problem Solving
  • Repeated Reading Tutorial
  • Response Cost
  • Self-Management Skills
  • Social Skills Training
  • Structured Reinforcement Systems
  • Substance Abuse

The interventions can be used by themselves or in conjunction with Functional Behavior Assessment of Absenteeism and Truancy.

Download all reproducible forms needed to quickly implement a group or individual intervention.