Welcome to
The Child Behavior Guide!

Welcome to the best guide to learning about how to deal with a child behavior problem for parents and professionals, including ADHD in children, Autism treatments, and access to FREE chore and behavior charts for kids. As a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) with more than 18 years of experience working with children at many different levels of need, with many different challenges and as a mother of THREE myself, I completely understand what you are going through.  I have tried my best to incorporate useful information on this site that can be used by any parent or professional no matter what challenges you are having. However, I know sometimes it can be difficult knowing what you are looking for or where to start.

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Dealing with child behavior is a constant battle with consistency, creativity, and keeping your sanity.

I highly recommend you start by taking advantage of my FREE Ebook, to learn about underlying causes of behavior and then come back to my website in order to learn how to identify:

  • ADHD Symptoms
  • Characteristics for Autism 
  • Symptoms of Sensory Processing Disorder
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Getting Started

If you are faced with challenging behavior and don’t know why or would like to know reasons why an individual may be behaving this way, be sure to review the following information that can help to identify any possible underlying conditions.

You would be surprised at how often there may actually be an underlying condition in which the behavior is only a symptom of that condition. There is also the possibility of a misdiagnosis, such as a diagnosis of ADHD, when there is actually an underlying sensory processing disorder causing similar signs of ADHD. So be sure to check out the following:

These can be your best resources in determining why children may be behaving a certain way and in helping you decide what your best options are for helping that child. However, don't forget to check out my FREE Ebook that provides prevention strategies for all children titled Taming Your Child's Inner Tiger.

Help for Specific Problems

If you are looking for help with specific challenges you may find the following pages helpful:

Interventions for Specific Problems- including help with

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Specialized Treatment Options

Finally, you won’t want to miss the FREE printable Charts. These are wonderful for helping your child monitor his/her own actions, getting children to do chores and helping to increase communication between you and your child.

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