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Supporting Positive Behaviour and Developing Resiliency for Students with Challenging Behaviour and Emotions (Anxiety)
Presented by: Dwaine Souveny
Thursday, December 13, 2018 | 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Session Location:
Central Alberta Regional Consortium 8 Page Avenue, Red Deer, AB
About the Session:

This presentation will incorporate information from the Alberta Education manual Supporting Positive Behaviour in Alberta Schools: An Intensive Individualized Approach (Dwaine was the principal writer) to provide address behavioural and emotional challenges within the classroom including a specific emphasis on anxiety. Through the use of personal examples and illustrations, specific strategies and techniques will be presented.


About the Presenter(s):
Dwaine Souveny

As a psychologist and certified professional coach, Dwaine has worked successfully with children displaying a variety of special needs within a multidisciplinary team, as an educational consultant within school districts as well as in private practice. He has a specialty interest in working with children with challenges in the areas of social and emotional behaviour with a specific focus on Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (AD/HD), Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Disorder (FASD) and Anxiety as well as with students with differentiated learning styles and abilities. Many of the sessions Dwaine presents are based on materials including resource books, training manuals and train-the–trainer sessions that he has developed for Alberta Education. Dwaine has provided workshops nationally and internationally, which have been evaluated as being dynamic, humorous, thought provoking and filled with practical information.

Cancellation Policy:

Request for cancellation or refund must be received in writing (fax/email) at the CARC office a minimum of 3 FULL business days prior to the event start, or registration fees will apply and refunds will not be issued. If you are unable to attend a session and unable to provide three FULL business days’ notice, please feel free to delegate an alternate to attend in your place.
Cancellation notices should be sent to npenney@carcpd.ab.ca.

Registration Deadline: December 11, 2018
Cost: $75.00
Focus(es): Inclusive Education
Grade Level(s): K-12
Audience: Teachers, Educational Assistants