A Crash Course in Behavior Management

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 Amy Chambers, Marisha Mets, M.S., CCC-SLP
In this podcourse, Amy Chambers provides SLPs with a crash course in behavior management. From behavior management strategies to implementation tips, SLPs will walk away with the tools they need to successfully manage behavior in their speech rooms.

By the conclusion of this course, participants will be able to:

  1. Identify three strategies to increase students’ mindfulness.
  2. Identify three strategies to incorporate growth mindset.
  3. Identify three strategies to successfully implement alternative seating.
About Marisha: Marisha earned her Master's degree in Speech-Language Pathology from the University of Washington. She has worked as a school-based SLP and shares therapy ideas and resources on her blog (SLP Now). Marisha also developed a membership for SLPs that includes digital tools and resources to streamline evidence-based therapy.

About Amy: Amy Chambers is CEO and Founder of Lighten Up Teaching, a business based on helping educators and parents bring mindfulness and social-emotional techniques to students. Amy is a  National Board Certified educator with over 18 years experience in the classroom.


Amy is well known for her calm presence, inviting demeanor, sharp mind and ability to pivot on the spot. She believes that incorporating self-awareness, relationship building and self-expression through creative art are vital tools in student success. Her scope goes beyond theory and her own classroom, as she provides schools and educators advanced training on how to teach mindfulness education and systems as school-wide practices. Amy's specialty is helping educators and parents identify students’ needs, adapt teaching and techniques, and use mindfulness and social-emotional tools to create a new positive and peaceful culture across classrooms and homes.
Additional Information

This course is offered for 0.1 ASHA CEUs (Introductory Level, Professional Area)

Time-Ordered Agenda:

0-5 minutes: Introduction

5-10 minutes: Behavior Mindset

10-25 minutes: Mindfulness Strategies

25-35 minutes: Strategies for Older Students

35-45 minutes: Growth Mindset Strategies

45-55 minutes: Alternative Seating

55-60 minutes: Q&A

Disclosure Statement for Marisha Mets:

Financial: Marisha Mets is a presenter for SpeechTherapyPD.com and receives royalties. 

Nonfinancial: No relevant nonfinancial relationships exist.

Disclosure Statement for Amy Chamberes:

Financial: Amy Chambers is a presenter for SpeechTherapyPD.com and receives royalties. 

Nonfinancial: No relevant nonfinancial relationships exist.

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