• Consultation Services for Students with Emotional Impairment or Challenging Behavior Problems

    Description:
    Behavioral consultation services are provided to assist local school districts in planning and implementing programming and interventions to help manage students with severe behavior problems that interfere with learning. A Behavior Assistant may also be provided on a short term basis to assist teachers in managing a student's behavior and to help determine if the student can be educated within their local school setting.
    Consultation is also provided for Screening to help determine a student's educational programming needs and most appropriate least restrictive environment to meet these needs including consideration for placement into the BEC classrooms for students with emotional impairment.
     
    Population Served:
    Students with severe behavior problems whose behavior has been unmanageable after local school team efforts have been made including positive behavior supports, a Functional Behavior Assessment and data based Behavior Intervention Plan.

    Staff:
    Aaron Tennant, Consultant
    Nichoel Burfield, Consultant
    David Silva, Behavior Assistant Specialist
     
    How To Access Services:
    Submit a Request for Observation and/or Consultation (ROCS) for BEC Consultant services to the BEC at 30 S. Walnut St., Bangor, Mi. or call the BEC at 427-7961. 
     
    Contact Persons
    Gene Vogds, Supervisor of Special Education, email: gvogds@vbisd.org
    Kelly Brinks, Secretary, email: kbrinks@vbisd.org