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Penny Williams
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Request a Functional Behavior Analysis (FBA) to create a Behavior Intervention Plan (BIP).

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If he’s in a public school in the US, and his behaviors are related to a disability, then the school has to support under IDEA (federal law).

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Even further though, is the fact that behavior is communication. When he has a specific behavior (like feeling), what is the REASON for it? This is what the FBA process will explore, document, and create strategies to address.

I strongly recommend the books Lost at School and The Explosive Child, both by Ross Greene. He explains these behaviors and offers solutions.

Penny
ADDitude Community Moderator, Author & Mentor on Parenting ADHD, Mom to teen w/ ADHD, LDs, and autism