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How can families provide training to support workers?

There are many different ways to provide training on how to support support your family member with challenging behaviours. The most important thing is to ensure the supporter gets to know the person really well and the person feels safe…

What if I don’t have a behaviour support plan or funding, but I need help to support behaviour and aggression at home and school?

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Even if you do not have funding for behaviour support there are lots of options to help you. You can access peer support through the DDWA peer support program called Side by Side. Side by Side also has a private…

What is challenging behaviour?

Challenging behaviour also known as behaviours which challenge, is defined as “culturally abnormal behaviour(s) of such intensity, frequency or duration that the physical safety of the person or others is placed in serious jeopardy, or behaviour which is likely to seriously limit or deny access…